–8 South Radius PCU is a 12 bed medical-surgical unit caring for progressive care level patients. 8 South Radius specializes in the care of acutely ill adults with complex medical diagnoses requiring critical care monitoring. This unit has a mixed population of patients that allow nursing staff to build a wide variety of skills and fosters a broad wealth of knowledge for every team member. Additionally, our unit can accommodate up to 3 mechanically ventilated patients. Nursing assignments are made on a shift-to-shift basis, taking into consideration staff skill levels and patient acuity to ensure we have the proper care needed for every patient every shift. 8 South Radius PCU is a teaching unit. The unit has focused care provided by our Faculty Medicine Team and their residents. Fast paced, high energy team environment. Our nurse to patient ratio is typically 4 patients to 1 nurse and our staff includes new graduates to experts with several years of nursing experience. Our unit also utilizes nursing assistants and a monitor tech every shift to provide excellent patient care.
You're an accomplished nurse and a talented leader. This is your opporunity to lead extraordinary nurses providing extraordinary care at Carilion Clinic. An organization that has earned significant clinical accolades for nursing excellence. Our community-based organization includes a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices and other complementary services. Our affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions provide additional opportunities for research and education.
The Registered Nurse Team Lead serves as a team leader, clinical resource person, role model, coach and facilitator for staff and department operations. Has the responsibility and authority to lead their work group; resolve routine issues, and create a positive, productive and fiscally responsible work unit.
The RN Team Lead job duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates patient care in order to achieve optimum patient outcomes for patients as appropriate to service area.
- Utilizes leadership principles in mobilizing the patient care team to achieve positive patient outcomes. Follows-up on matters to insure they are successfully resolved.
- Assists manager/directors in assuring staff competence and contributes to staff performance development.
- Assists with and/or prepares work schedules for department or work group.
- Conducts individual and/or team meetings with their work group insuring effective two way communications, keep group informed, listens to needs and issues, resolves items brought to their attention, and follows up with team members and management on issues.
- Promotes positive work environment.
Education: Graduate of school of professional nursing of an accredited college.
Experience: Two years in clinical discipline preferred. One year in clinical discipline required with demonstrated clinical and leadership expertise.
Licensure/Certification: Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in Virginia or eligible to obtain Virginia RN licensure. Obtain CPR, and as needed ACLS, PALS, NRP certifications.
Other: Computer skills required for electronic medical record (EPIC). For Psychiatry and Behavioral Health De-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months of hire and then maintained going forward. Successfully complete orientation and competency requirements.
Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:
CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.
Courage: Doing what’s right for our patients without question.
Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.
Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.
Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.
Requisition Number: 34875
Employment Status: Full time
Location: CRMH – Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Shift Details: 12 hour shifts, EOW, rotating holidays. Primarily Nights
Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN
Recruiter Email: email@example.com
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An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.
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