Supervisor, House, Nursing Administration, St Joseph Hospital, Chicago - (chicago, illinois)
Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 6:16 AM
Presence St Joseph Chicago
2900 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60657 United States (US)
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
The Supervisor, House supervises the activities of nursing and other personnel in all areas of the hospital on the evening, night shifts, holidays and weekends in order to ensure the provision of optimal patient care and services. Assumes administrative responsibility for the facility environment during evening and night shifts, weekends and holidays. Represents the facility administration after normal business hours and weekends to problem solve, etc., concerning the operations of the facility and patient care.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
:Adjusts inpatient staffing, including calling staff in, sending staff home and reallocating existing staff, as needed.
:Coordinates patient placement on units to maximum productivity.
:Responds to emergency needs involving patients or staff in immediate need of administrative assistance.
:Interprets and applies Presence Health policies and procedures.
:Gathers information on patient care issues and/or physician issues and relays the information quickly to the appropriate Manager and/or Director.
:Conducts regular nursing unit rounds, visiting areas of responsibility.
:Maintains records of unit staffing adjustments on a per shift basis including four hour increments; adjustments are documented accordingly.
:Admits patients and arranges emergency operations or other services.
:Acts as Command Center in disaster situations until other administrative support arrives.
:Utilizes chain of command as appropriate, for example: Clinical Director on call and Administrative on call
:Assists in scheduling after hour surgery, procedure center cases and contacting on call staff in other departments. Notifies on call staff accordingly.
:Performs patient care as needed within the scope, experience, and capacity of a licensed registered nurse, demonstrating competent skills in the performance of duties.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing is required. Bachelor's of Science in Nursing preferred.
Minimum five years of nursing experience.
Supervisory experience preferred.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office software.
Knowledge of Meditech preferred.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Registered Nurse with a current Illinois License. CPR certification is required. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and crisis prevention (CPI) certification are required within six months of hire.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is preferred.
Business Unit: Presence St Joseph Hsp Chicago
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability
• Location: Chicago
• Post ID: 76879662 chicago