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HonorHealth SUP-NURSING ICU - TRANSITION INCENTIVE AVAILABLE - Days - Sonoran Crossing Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona

Overview

HonorHealth is a non-profit, local community healthcare system serving an area of 1.6 million people in the greater Phoenix area. The network encompasses five acute-care hospitals, an extensive medical group, outpatient surgery centers, a cancer care network, clinical research, medical education, a foundation and community services with approximately 12,300 employees, 3,700 affiliated physicians and 3,100 volunteers.

HonorHealth was formed by a merger between Scottsdale Healthcare and John C. Lincoln Health Network. HonorHealth’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of those we serve.

Responsibilities

Job SummarySupervises, assesses, plans, coordinates facilitates, and evaluates patient care and staff development; determines and maintains unit or program needs and standards (using nursing process and evidence –based information). Assumes responsibility and accountability for incorporating the vision, values, mission, and critical goals of the organization into their job performance. Assists the Clinical Director, in the management of the unit's assigned staff and patient population. May provide direct patient care according to needs of the unit/program and collaborates with physicians in executing the medical plan of care.

All RN staff who have direct responsibility for the care of stroke patients must have knowledge of:

• Stroke symptoms and warning signs

• Protocols and pathways used to identify, evaluate and management of stroke patients

• NIHSS

• Stroke Alert activation and protocol

• Stroke quality indicators

• Available stroke patient education materials and community resources

• Educational requirements

• Stroke Center website resources

  • Oversees the staff and ensure adequate staffing levels, inclusive of hiring/onboarding, evaluating, managing performance, coaching and developing employees ensuring employee productivity, quality of work, and alignment of goals with our mission, vision, and values. Ensure compliance with all policies, financial stewardship by being accountable for the financial integrity around development and maintenance of department budget.

  • Serves as a resource to others, including staff, patients, families, caregivers, physicians, and visitors. Facilitates inter/intra departmental collaboration, communications and promotes problem solving. Participates in policy revisions and committees applicable to department. Participates in the creation, implementation, and follow-up of goals and action planning related to unit.

  • Contributes to the recruitment and retention of talented staff through positive role-modeling, fostering peer relationships, staff education, and participating in preceptor and/or mentor programs thereby creating an environment for quality practice. Coordinates educational and professional activities as they relate to department/unit needs.

  • Regularly rounds with physicians, patients, or families to facilitate quality practice and improve the patient experience. Utilizes the nursing process and evidence based practice to provide and evaluate the patient’s plan of care. Initiates and supports quality improvement initiatives and utilizes resources effectively and efficiently.

  • Directs staff in the application of the nursing process. Provides direction, coordinates patients care, promotes and enhances independent functioning among employees.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EducationBachelor's Degree Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN, BScN) from an accredited NLN/CCNE institution

Legally licensed to work as a registered nurse in the State of Arizona.

All staff who have direct responsibility for the care of stroke patients, please refer to the addendum for stroke specific education requirements. RequiredExperience2 years Registered Nurse (RN) Required Licenses and CertificationsNursing\RN - Registered Nurse - State Licensure And/Or Compact State Licensure State Licensure Required

Clinical Other\BCLS - Basic Life Support BLS Healthcare Provider Training Course Required

Other Must obtain certification within 1 year of hire or promotion date Required

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