House Supervisor

Location
Edison, New Jersey
Salary
Confidential
Posted
Jan 09, 2018
Closes
Feb 09, 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

When work is rewarding, life is rewarding.

Your talents are appreciated.

Your skills are sharpened.

Your life is enriched.

That’s what JFK is all about. Join us today in the following role:

 

House Supervisor

Description

The House Supervisor demonstrates JFK values, leadership and interpersonal skills to oversee the clinical and leadership functions of the Medical Center in the absence of unit managers and senior leadership. The House Supervisor assures the provision of safe and effective patient care after hours, on weekends and on holidays. Responsibilities include assessment of all departments to maintain patient flow and assure continuity of care. Report pertinent information to management and administration. He/she provides supervision of staff in the delivery of care for patient and serves as a clinical resource. He/she assumes the leadership position for Incident Command until other qualified personnel arrive on-site. The House Supervisor responds to codes and rapid responses, deploys staff, supplies and/or equipment as needed. The House Supervisor is responsible for effectively communicating unusual occurrences or complaints for follow –up and intervenes immediately as needed. He / She ensures appropriate use of hospital resources by reviewing all patients admitted to the hospital and evaluating appropriateness of admission using approved criteria. Ensures appropriate patient status (inpatient, observation, ambulatory) to assure appropriate placement and bed usage to maximize patient flow.

Work Experience

At least 5 years recent clinical experience. Demonstrates clinical knowledge and skills. Demonstrates leadership competencies. Demonstrated ability to work independently. Knowledge of milliman and/or interqual criteria, utilization review, discharge planning and case management a plus.

Education / Education Specialization

  • Graduate of an approved School of Nursing. BSN or currently enrolled in a Baccalaureate Program

Technical / Equipment

  • Good basic knowledge of the nursing process, standards of care, regulatory requirements and best practices. Maintains computer skills.

Licensure / Certification / Registration - All NJ Licenses must be current

  • NJ Licensed Registered Nurse

To Apply:

JFK offers highly competitive salary and benefits package. Interested applicants please apply by email to: Brian.Scheets@hackensackmeridian.org

 

JFK Medical Center

Exceptional Care. Exceptional People.

www.jfkhealth.org

 

65 James Street

Edison, NJ 08820

Equal Opportunity Employer

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