Position Summary: The Specialty Nurse Coordinator is responsible for coordinating all clinical functions, nursing practice and the standards of care related to the delivery of patient care within the assigned specialty service in the Main Operating Room. Will use the nursing process to design, coordinate, and deliver care to meet the identified needs of patients having operative procedures. Assists in directing daily activities, leading, planning, controlling and evaluating nursing practices and operations for the specialty area. Provides patient care to assigned patients and is considered the clinical expert and resource for the specialty service. Serves as a role model and clinical resource to colleagues, staff, patients and students.
Rate Minimum $51.77 Midpoint $61.42 Maximum $71.07
Required Qualifications: A minimum of three years of nursing experience in an acute care perioperative setting, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a perioperative settingAbility to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidaysBasic Life SupportDemonstrated formal leadership role (leading, planning, controlling and evaluating nursing practices and operations)Demonstrated knowledge of aseptic technique, surgical instrumentation and equipment, and practice of infection control techniques, body mechanics and age related acuity levelsDemonstrated teaching/education/in-service skillsMust possess a minimum of two years recent work experience in, and complete understanding of, the specific specialty procedures area servedPrior experience with service coordination of supply chainRegistered Nurse
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor of Science in NursingBilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and familiesCertified Nurse Operating RoomDemonstrated experience in a leadership role
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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