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Lead Coordinator- Operating Room - Full Time / Days

2021-03-08
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  • Gadsden Regional Medical Center Gadsden Regional Medical Center

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  • Full Time

Job Description

Responsible on 24-hour basis for assisting Department Director with coordination of care or service, as well as coordination of administrative activities. Responsible for assessing the needs of each customer of his/her department and planning services needed to meet those needs, and is specifically responsible for assigning personnel to specific tasks to meet needs. The department director is responsible to see that all assignments and work are complete and fulfilled by the person to whom assigned. The RN is a staff nurse who assesses patients’ needs, formulates a plan of care and provides care based on identified needs and physician orders according to standards, policy and procedure. The RN develops and implements patient education plans.

Responsible on 24-hour basis for assisting Department Director with coordination of care or service, as well as coordination of administrative activities. Responsible for assessing the needs of each customer of his/her department and planning services needed to meet those needs, and is specifically responsible for assigning personnel to specific tasks to meet needs. The department director is responsible to see that all assignments and work are complete and fulfilled by the person to whom assigned. The RN is a staff nurse who assesses patients’ needs, formulates a plan of care and provides care based on identified needs and physician orders according to standards, policy and procedure. The RN develops and implements patient education plans. The RN communicates and interacts with other team members to facilitate delivery of care. The RN is responsible to the patient for whom care is provided, self and peers as professional nurses, the charge nurse, clinical supervisor and Department Director. The RN supervises LPN’s and non-licensed personnel and may serve as a preceptor to orientees and nursing graduates. The RN works effective toward collaborative relationships with medical staff and other members of the healthcare team and administrative personnel. The RN maintains a cooperative working relationship with ancillary departments.

Education REQUIRED: Graduate of a School of Nursing
Experience REQUIRED: 5-10 years of peri-operative experience. Previous coordinator experience required.
Licenses/Certificates REQUIRED: License by the Alabama Board of Nursing as an RN

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