Supervisor-RN Operations Coordinator
Company: Ochsner Health
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: November 23, 2022
This job assumes accountability for patient plans of care;
provides and manages care to individuals and cohorts of patients
within a unit; designs, implements and evaluates nursing
interventions by coordinating, delegating and supervising the care
provided by the healthcare team, including licensed nurses, patient
care technicians and other health professionals; and facilitates
effective and efficient discharge planning. Provides a significant
communication link between Unit Director, staff, patients,
physicians and others; serves as a resource to staff for patient
care assessment and in the planning and evaluation of nursing
interventions; facilitates problem resolution and collaborates with
the Unit Director and other supervisory staff in assessing the
quality of care provided, identifying staff strengths and
weaknesses and evaluating the staff performance; serves as a
liaison between staff and Clinical Nurse Specialists and other
nursing resources; assumes responsibility for the cost effective
and efficient use of human, environmental and material
resources.EducationRequired - Registered nurse diploma.Preferred -
Associate's degree in nursing.Work ExperienceRequired - 2 years of
relevant experience working in a fast-paced, stressful
environment.CertificationsRequired - Current registered nurse (RN)
license in state of practice.Current Basic Life Support (BLS)
through the American Heart Association.Knowledge Skills and
- Strong analytical skills.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- Excellent customer service skills.Job Duties
- Uses the nursing process effectively in the delivery of patient
- Coordinates clinical operations on the unit.
- Communicates critical issues to appropriate parties.
- Manages and develops employees.
- Effectively manages resources.
- Adapts behavior to the specific patient population, including
but not limited to: respect for privacy, method of introduction to
the patient, adapting explanation of services or procedures to be
performed, requesting permissions and communication style.
- Performs other related duties as assigned.Physical and
Environmental DemandsThe physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.Medium Work -
Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25
pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10
pounds of force constantly to move objects. (Constantly: activity
or condition exists 2/3 or more of the time) to move objects.
Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for Sedentary
Work. Even though the weight lifted may be only a negligible
amount, a job should be rated Light Work: (1) when it requires
walking or standing to a significant degree; or (2) when it
requires sitting most of the time but entails pushing and/or
pulling of arm or leg controls; and/or (3) when the job requires
working at a production rate pace entailing the constant pushing
and/or pulling of materials even though the weight of those
materials is negligible. NOTE: The constant stress and strain of
maintaining a production rate pace, especially in an industrial
setting, can be and is physically demanding of a worker even though
the amount of force exerted is negligible.Duties performed
routinely require exposure to blood, body fluid and tissue.The
incumbent works in a patient care area; works in an area where
patients enter; works directly with patients; and/or works with
specimens that could contain communicable diseases. The incumbent
has an occupational risk for exposure to all communicable
diseases.Because the incumbent works within a healthcare setting,
there may be occupational risk for exposure to hazardous
medications or hazardous waste within the environment through
receipt, transport, storage, preparation, dispensing,
administration, cleaning and/or disposal of contaminated waste. The
risk level of exposure may increase depending on the essential job
duties of the role.
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