Clinical RN Supervisor, Emergency Department, Nights

Job Description

Clinical Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor, Full-time, Third Shift, Emergency Room

The Clinical Shift Supervisor assumes the responsibility for ensuring excellent patient care is being delivered, maintaining expeditious patient flow with a focus on customer service, and supervision of nursing staff. The Clinical Shift Supervisor will provide input on staff evaluations and complete evaluations for their regular staff cohort. The Clinical Shift Supervisor will also assist with cost containment, and manage all employees to do the same. The position requires knowledge of leadership and effective interpersonal communication skills.

About West Chester Hospital

West Chester Hospital provides its patients with access to the region's largest group of specialized physicians and medical providers. With a reputation for providing outstanding patient experiences and quality medical care, the hospital consistently ranks amongst the top 5% in the nation. West Chester Hospital provides a Level III Trauma Center that delivers superior emergency and critical care, and a certified Primary Stroke Center that provides access to the subspecialty care at the UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute.

Unit Details:
  • West Chester Hospital is a certified Level III trauma center that shares providers with our Level I trauma center, UC Medical Center, in downtown Cincinnati.
  • Our leadership team is committed to creating a supportive environment where all employees have a work-life balance.
  • All staff have open lines of communication with leadership.
  • Our Emergency Department team strives to create a supportive, team-oriented environment.


Responsibilities

  • Supervise, coach, and mentor staff. Promote staff retention, team building, and collaboration. Facilitate ongoing staff professional growth.
  • Maintain staffing and scheduling responsibilities.
  • Manage operational leadership of shift including patient flow and assignment/adjustment of resources to meet dynamic changing needs throughout the shift.
  • Function as a clinical resource for area of clinical specialty. Promote the use of evidence-based practice, and assist in identifying and operationalizing best practices in the unit.
  • Demonstrate efficiency through the appropriate use of resources or supplies to support timely and effective delivery of patient care. Identify needs for specific equipment and ensure adequate and properly functioning equipment and supplies are available for patient care.
  • Engage in the new hire process, including overseeing specific staff orientation to maintain established standards of care and to ensure competency.
  • Participate in the corrective action process by providing immediate counseling for staff and writing up incidents when specific behaviors or events negatively affect patient care or the general work environment.
  • Assist with developing and revising departmental standards, policies, and procedures. Actively identifying opportunities for improvement in patient satisfaction, quality of patient care, and staff performance.
  • Ensure shift practice complies with state and federal medical laws (EMTALA, HIPAA and House Bill 316).
  • Ensure staff compliance with established policies, procedures, standards, and accreditation and licensing regulations.
  • Maintain hospital-wide and department-specific nursing competencies and complete annual competencies in the required time frame.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing is required.
  • Minimum of two to four years of clinical experience in area of clinical specialty.
  • Licensed to practice in the State of Ohio.

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About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at uchealth.com.

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