RN Supervisor PCU
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Job Code: 00950-83369
Nights (rotating weekends)
WORK SCHEDULE: Full-time Night Shift (7p to 7a)
Medical Center of Lewisville is focused on providing high-quality care to our community. As a Magnet recognized facility, Medical Center of Lewisville is a leader in the DFW market for quality metrics such as core measures, catheter associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI), central line associated blood stream infection (CLABSI), Ventilator Associated Pneumonia (VAP), and incidence of hospital acquired conditions. Additionally, our employee satisfaction has earned our organization the #1 spot in 2015 for HCA hospitals in employee engagement. Nursing satisfaction scores outperform the national average in all categories of the National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators.
One of the greatest nursing elements of our Magnet recognition is the commitment of our organization to NURSING VOICE through our well established professional practice councils. This shared leadership model allows nurses from every unit to drive outcomes and impact practice environments using evidence-based research.
We take pride in being able to support our nurses with a professional nursing library and relaxation room, a career enhancement reward system, and the opportunity to advance nursing knowledge with reimbursement of tuition and the cost associated with obtaining professional nursing certifications.
When asked why they love MCL, our nurses say It s very much like a family here. Everyone is friendly and gets to know one another. We take pride in the fact that we have such a friendly culture while still being able to deliver exceptional care that rivals larger organizations.
Medical Center of Lewisville has earned disease-specific certifications from the Joint Commission for Hip and Knee Replacement, Diabetes Care, Stroke, Chest Pain, STEMI, and is recognized as a top performer for open heart surgery according to the Society of Thoracic Surgery (STS). Additionally, we have the only stroke accredited Inpatient Rehabilitation Center in North Texas and the only Level III NICU in Denton County. We are also proud to announce that our new 24 bed Emergency Room will be opening this October; which will include Denton County s only dedicated Pediatric ED.
POSITION SUMMARY & RESPONSIBILITIES:
The CLINICAL SUPERVISOR PROGRESSIVE CARE UNIT PCU directs shift to shift activities; provides leadership and direction in accordance with organizational and department goals and philosophy; provides support to departmental management team; assists with staff scheduling; participates in on-call as determined by management team.
Responsible for shift to shift activities; provides leadership and direction to departmental staff; assigns and follows up with staff regarding patient care, departmental flow and interacts in leadership capacity with other departments; intervenes in patient, customer complaints/questions and resolves or refers to management team promptly; participates in direct patient care/assists departmental staff as needed; coordinates patient flow, processes intradepartmental and utilizes nursing supervisor for assistance with ancillary services. Provides patient care as needed for patient types, which include but are not limited to adolescent, adult, and geriatric populations.
* Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted
* BLS (AHA) certification
* ACLS (AHA) certification
* CCRN preferred
* ADN required
* BSN preferred. Must obtain BSN in 24 months
* Minimum 2 years of experience on an inpatient unit setting
Charge nurse experience preferred
Last Edited: 09/23/2016