Sanford Health Clinical Care Leader Inpatient - Operating Room in Fargo, North Dakota
Job Title: Clinical Care Leader Inpatient | Operating Room | Fargo
State: North Dakota
Department : Or Dwntwn & Billable Supplies
Job Schedule: Full Time
Hours Per Shift: 8 hr
The Registered Nurse is responsible for utilizing the nursing process (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes/planning, implementation & evaluation) to provide individualized nursing care to designated area. The RN collaborates with other inter-professional colleagues, including physicians, to plan, implement and evaluate care. Documents patient history, symptoms, medications and care provided in compliance with applicable standards/regulations. The RN is expected to utilize technology to enhance quality patient care, to collaborate with physicians and inter-professional team members, effectively delegate to and supervise unlicensed personnel, assume overall nursing accountability for a patient assignment and serve in leadership roles on department/organizational tasks forces and committees. The RN demonstrates competency and practices within the full scope of nursing expertise/knowledge and utilizes appropriate age and population specific standards as designated in the specific care area or unit. Must have effective communication skills to collaborate, negotiate and resolve conflicts, situations, and/or issues with peers, inter-professional colleagues, patients and families. Must have strong clinical reasoning and critical thinking skills to analyze data and appropriately respond to changing situations. The RN functions within the scopes and standards of nursing practice as outlined in the Nurse Practice Act and Administrative Rules in state of practice and licensure. The Sanford Professional Nursing Practice recognizes the Scope and Standards of Practice (2015) and the Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements (2015) as published by the American Nurses Association as the foundation of nursing care delivery and professional conduct.
Plans, directs, and evaluates the overall nursing care and functions in a particular nursing unit during an assigned shift. Maintains a current nursing license in the state of practice. Coordinates the activities of the unit during a particular shift and directs, organizes, and assigns work to the nursing staff. Assesses, monitors, and educates the nursing staff on patient care. Institutes emergency procedures as necessary. Provides direct nursing care to patients. Administers oxygen, CPR, IVs, or medications as prescribed by a physician. Stocks supplies and updates patient records to ensure that the nursing floor is ready for subsequent shifts.
This position rotates between AM & PM charge at the SMCF OR desk.
Requires current licensure as a Registered Nurse in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as required by position. Nurses performing nursing practice over the telephone require licensure in the states where the patients being served reside. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required; BSN preferred. Must have one year experience in an operating room. Must have knowledge of nursing principles, practices and techniques; must have a working knowledge of administrative and management techniques as well as extensive working knowledge of OSHA guidelines. Basic Life Support Certification; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (PACU).
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State: North Dakota
Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full Time
Req Number: req8004