Patient Care Coordinator (RN) - Ortho/Neuro/Spine

Location
Indianapolis, IN
Salary
Competitive
Posted
9/15/2017
Closes
10/15/2017
Specialty
Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
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The Patient Care Coordinator position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Job Duties
  • The Patient Care Coordinator provides daily, shift-to-shift leadership supporting the operations of the department
  • The PCC exhibits excellence in clinical patient care, customer service, critical thinking, schedule management, relationship competencies, organizational skills and acts as a role model
  • Demonstrates performance consistent with all professional standards of practice and care, mission, vision, and policies of the Network
  • The Director has empowered this role with the authority and autonomy necessary to ensure the appropriate clinical and customer satisfaction outcomes as well as efficient and effective team processes

Experience
Minimum of two years as a Registered Nurse within specialty area or related specialty area preferred.

Education
Graduate of Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education accredited school of nursing, or five years related professional nursing experience.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred.

License
Licensed as a Registered Nurse by the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency required.

Skills
  • Must be proficient in the work of a Registered Nurse
  • Demonstrates competency in relationship skills
  • Demonstrates excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Demonstrates role model attributes such as a positive attitude, approachable and calm demeanor
  • Requires the ability to multi-task
  • Demonstrates excellent organizational, time management and prioritization skills
  • Demonstrates a proven ability in delegation skills
  • Demonstrates the ability to think critically
  • Demonstrates the ability to operate outside of departmental structure to achieve goals
  • Demonstrates an ability to defuse challenging situations in a professional manner
  • Ensures frequent patient rounding is conducted per unit protocols

Testing
  • Successful completion of the basic proficiency in medication administration examination
  • Successful completion of the orientation process and its associated competency assessments
  • Successful completion of unit/department specific competency assessments

Keywords
RN, registered nurse, nursing, nursing management

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