Work Schedule: Nights/Evenings; Every other weekend/holiday rotation
Work Type: FULL TIME (1.0 FTE.) - 80 hours Bi-weekly; 40W Overtime
Works independently and collaboratively with unit Nursing Operations Manager to coordinate the day-to-day operations of the unit.
Works collaboratively with unit Nursing Operations Manager in recruitment and retention initiatives, Performance Evaluations, Performance Improvement Plans and disciplinary actions.
Responsible for ensuring the very best patient/family experience by optimizing all customer interaction. Foster a positive work environment through mutual support and cooperation and adheres to GHS and unit specific Service Standards.
Directly accountable to the Nursing Operations Manager.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively and collaboratively with all members of the health care team.
Demonstrates good organizational skills.
Demonstrates proficiency in nursing skills specific to the department.
Demonstrates good human relation skills, active listening, and conflict resolution.
Demonstrates the ability to guide a team to successful outcomes.
Demonstrates effective decision making and problem-solving skills.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
1. RN with 1 year experience in specialty area or
2. if prior experience in specialty area, 6 months required in dept or at discretion of the Operations Manager.
a. Current Pa RN License
b. BLS certification required
c. ACLS and/or PALS required as appropriate for specialty areas
d. Specialty certifications preferred
e. BSN required
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment.
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees,including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger hasrepeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or follow the latest Geisinger news and more on Twitter and Facebook.
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