(RN) Clinical Coordinator--2P Surgical Inpatient (FT Nights)
Requisition #: 184483
Location: Howard County General Hospital, Columbia, MD
Work Shift: Night Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: April 9, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.
The Clinical Coordinator is a registered nurse with demonstrated clinical and management skills who is accountable and responsible for maintaining the standards of care, coordinating operations, and supervising personnel. Another important function is the ability to work in a collaborative manner with the providers, shift directors and admission resource managers to facilitate timely patient care considering resources, patient care needs, and quality, safe care.
Additional responsibilities include: ensuring process improvement and service excellence improvement initiatives are followed, facilitating unit throughput on given shift to improve patient's discharge time and LOS (length of stay), assessing and coordinating patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team, and ensuring early discharges (by 2pm) and patient flow on the Nursing Unit assigned through implementation of the hospital's lean initiatives. The Clinical Coordinator is also responsible for the implementation of the vision, mission, philosophy, core values, evidence-based practice, and standards of the organization, and nursing services.
40 hours per week
1 year of related experience required
Bachelors Degree required
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