Clinical Nurse Coordinator Progressive Care
Company: Medical City Denton
Posted on: January 4, 2021
SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
Work Schedule: Full-Time Day Shift (7am to 7pm)
Medical City Denton is a 208-bed, high-quality, acute care hospital
with more than 850 employees and 300 physicians. Serving the people
of North Texas, MCD is a Level III Trauma Center, a Primary Stroke
Center and an Accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center offering
advanced open-heart surgery. Magnet-- recognized for nursing
Medical City Denton's Progressive Care Unit, or PCU, is a 25-bed
critical care telemetry unit for patients whose medical conditions
warrant closer monitoring, but do not require continuous invasive
monitoring. PCU is a step-down critical care unit that has patients
with multiple diagnosis that include cardiovascular, neurological,
respiratory, gastrointestinal and endocrine disorders.
Position Summary & Responsibilities:
The Clinical Nurse Coordinator, under the general supervision of
the unit's director or designee the CNC assumes responsibility for
direction and coordination of all functions in the unit on his/her
designated shifts. In collaboration with other members of the
management team, this individual is responsible for the ongoing
assessment of the quality of patient care services provided in the
unit or department.
* Is a clinical Registered Nurse who can assume care for the
patient population on the assigned unit.
* Assumes responsibility for direction and coordination of all
functions during the designated shift.
* Functions as a resource person for staff member and assists in
necessary education of individual members of the nursing staff.
* Assumes responsibility for the overall quality of nursing care
provided when s/he is on duty
* Makes decisions regarding activities with these areas based on
Administrative Operational Standards, Nursing Administrative
Standards, Human Resource Standards, and Standards of Care for the
unit, in collaboration with other members of the management
* Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team to coordinate,
evaluate, customize, and deliver high quality, patient-, family-
and person-centered care.
* Operationalizes evidenced-based practices to enhance patent
safety and quality outcomes.
* Represents the organization positively within the community, and
participates in company-supported and other healthcare related
community/patient events and in-services.
* Will assume leadership responsibility for the management of the
unit in support of the manager/director, including direct
supervision of a portion of the unit/department staff, payroll
editing, performance reviews, coaching and developing staff,
performance management, recognition, and other duties as assigned.
Each CNC on the unit will have designated responsibilities, that
may rotate, within one or more of the following core areas:
* Quality, Safety, and Regulatory Preparedness
* Patient Experience
* Employee Engagement, Physician Satisfaction, and Culture
* Fiscal Responsibility including scheduling, overtime review, and
* Staff Development including education and competency; New
Graduate (resident) and Preceptor support
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program, and an employee stock purchase program.
We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
* BSN required within 1 year. Magnet--/Pathways-- Accredited
hospitals require BSN at time of hire.
* Current Texas RN license or RN compact license.
* Current BLS issued by the American Heart Association.
* Certification in specialty required within 1 year.
* Completion of charge nurse course required within one year.
* Other leadership training and activity in professional
organizations highly preferred
Experience: Two (2) years of clinical practice in the clinical
specialty of his/her unit and leadership/ management experience is
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