Providence Health & Services Nursing Supervisor in Milwaukie, Oregon
Providence is calling a Nursing Supervisor House - Nursing Service Administration (0.9 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Milwaukie Hospital in Milwaukie, OR.
This position will work 12-hour shifts that may be on day or night shifts.
We are seeking a Nursing Supervisor House - Nursing Service Administration that will be accountable for the provision of quality nursing services and coordination of the inter-professional team in a hospital for a defined shift. With a consistent focus on patient and family centered care and high reliability principles, the Supervisor promotes evidence-based practice within a context of constant change in patient volume and acuity, and available resources. The Hospital Supervisor serves as the primary leader in ensuring effective and efficient patient flow in the Hospital. S/he builds collaborative relationships with others Health System, and uses timely and effective verbal and written communication approaches. S/he constructively leads through organizational change. The Supervisor demonstrates commitment to lifelong learning and demonstrates contemporary professional nursing standards and skills.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Use independent, critical judgment in all aspects of patient care delivery and hospital operations
Provide leadership for the inter-professional care team to facilitate their work in meeting patient's individual care needs
Respond and lead effectively in urgent or emergency situations, including setting up incident command structures, in partnership with other leaders
Document all assessments, plans and interventions in the patient’s clinical record, if appropriate
Provide consistent and appropriate support to patients, families and guests
Mentor nurses and inter-professional team members as needed
Provide appropriate pharmacy support, based on credentialing/training
Constantly focus on quality improvement using high reliability principles and evidence based approaches for patient care and hospital operations
Resource for internal and external regulatory patient care requirements
Communicate in a timely, positive and constructive manner
Demonstrate flexibility and creativity in response to unexpected changes in workload, hospital status and/or patient status within a shift. Reassigns resources as a response if needed
Actively participate as an inter-professional team member, and leader
Consistently incorporate high reliability approaches in helping ensure a safe practice environment
Demonstrate excellent conflict management skills
Coordinate resources and meets multiple patients’ needs, realigning priorities as needed
Recognize personal learning needs and sets goals for further clinical and professional development
Make decisions about throughput, placing the hospital on and off divert, patient placement and the deployment of staff resources with input from managers, charge nurses, providers and other inter-professional team members
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Current Oregon RN license
BLS Healthcare Provider.
Current credentialing in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within six (6) months of hire
Five (5) years in Nursing, with experience in progressive leadership roles
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree in Nursing -OR- related field
ED and/or ICU nursing experience strongly desired
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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Job Category: Nurse Lead/Supervisor/Manager
Req ID: 260043