The Nursing Supervisor will organize and direct the daily work of the Urology Nursing Department. Coordinates staff to assure that effective nursing services are provided, and quality standards are met. Staff consists of RNs, LPN’s, Medical Assistants and other healthcare providers as needed. A multidisciplinary team approach to care is utilized.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ·
Supervises nursing staff and makes daily physician and task assignments.
Evaluates the quality and effectiveness of nursing services with physicians, to identify opportunities for improving services and patient outcomes.
Ensures the practice complies with AAAA requirements and Federal and State regulatory standards at all Urology locations.
Provides feedback to senior management on clinical standard operating procedures implementation.
Handles personnel operations including performance appraisals, time clock reporting and paid time off requests.
Coordinates and maintains the required training, and competencies of staff.
Provides leadership and guidance to clinical staff. Identifies learning opportunities, provides effective coaching and feedback, and develops corrective action plans as appropriate.
Participates in hiring of nursing staff employees.
Evaluates staff competencies by direct observation in exam rooms, peer overview, orientation and employee input, and maintains appropriate documentation regarding staff competencies
Contributes to nursing management education and professional development of staff, and colleagues in an environment of mutual respect and understanding.
Promotes and monitors regulatory agency standards and customer service expectations for the practice in all aspects of nursing.
Ensures availability and operation of necessary clinical equipment and supplies in all Urology locations. Responsible for ordering all clinical supplies for the Urology practice.
Effectively intercedes with family and patients and resolves concerns related to the delivery of health care services.
Develops, maintains and evaluates patient/client and staff data collection systems and processes to support the practice of nursing and the delivery of patient care.
Collaborates with nursing staff at all levels, interdisciplinary teams, executive staff, and other stakeholders in the development, implementation, and evaluation of program services.
Delegates responsibilities appropriate to license, education, and experience of staff.
Monitors and evaluates appropriate utilization of staff in collaboration with other stakeholders.
Provides employees with feedback, counseling sessions, and verbal and written write ups as needed.
Recognizes the diverse skill levels of individual staff members and the unique needs of the patient population when developing staffing plans; ensures appropriate level of staffing.
As needed, performs direct patient care, operates equipment safely and correctly, and carries out medical and surgical a sepsis during treatments and special procedures.
Travels to all Urology sites on a monthly basis.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Must have a current NYS RN license; Bachelor’s degree, and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS).
5 to 7 years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Medical office experience preferred.
Current Infection Control Certificate and Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
Prior experience and success leading a clinical team.
QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS
Ability to assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care according to individual needs.
Must demonstrate a clear understanding of clinical risk.
Strong communication skills and the ability to relate to and influence people at all levels of the organization.
Must possess excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
Ability to lead and motivate a team.
Must be flexible and function well under demanding conditions.
Familiarity with EMR systems.
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About Premier Medical Group
We provide patients with in-depth and compassionate care to treat the whole you in the fields of urology, gastroenterology, cardiology, rheumatology, neurology, podiatry, dermatology, gynecology, pediatrics, and internal medicine including pulmonology, endocrinology, nephrology, and family practice.