Clinical Leader-M/S & Tele-FT/Evening
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.
Schedule: 40 Hours, Evening Shift, Full-Time, Benefit Eligible
The Clinical Leader, as an expert practitioner of nursing, oversees and coordinates nursing care to patients with multiple and complex health care needs. He / she demonstrates well advanced knowledge, skills and techniques in clinical areas. He / she utilizes the nursing process in solving complex issues and demonstrates well advanced leadership skills in directing and delegating clinical care as appropriate. The Clinical Leader has the ability to analyze data and summarize information to make judgments regarding patient care, patient flow and daily unit operations. He / she serves as a support and mentor to staff; promotes outstanding customer service; encourages and participates in interdisciplinary and interdepartmental collaboration; adheres to the standards of behavior and holds staff accountable for the same. He / she collaborates with Patient Care Directors and Nursing Education in providing timely and reliable feedback to staff on performance and actively participates as a facilitator of unit based education. The leader must play a role in nurturing employees and promoting a culture of compassion, respect and collaboration. The Clinical Leader participates in assessment of the organization and department performance as it relates to clinical and financial goals. He / she participates in data collection and analysis of identified core measures and organization priority indicators. He / she contributes to and participates in department performance improvement initiatives.
Required Knowledge & Skills: Current clinical practice in area or specialty of responsibility, Med/Surg and Telemetry preferred.
Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing, Current RN licensure in Massachusetts, BS Nursing or matriculated in accredited BS Nursing program
Experience: Minimum 5 years clinical practice as an RN, with at least 3 years in a comparable clinical environment.
Certification/Licensure: BLS, ACLS provider status, Certification in specialty (e.g. Telemetry and/or MedSurg preferred)
Important COVID Message
Please note, our Good Samaritan Medical Center is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.
Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.