Manager - Critical Care – CCU Webster, TX in Webster, TX at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

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Job Description

 Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for assisting, planning, implementing and evaluating care for patients on the Critical Care Unit
  • Responsible for meeting the Standards of Practice for the Critical Care Unit and managing all assigned personnel, supplies, and equipment
  • Participates in activities to plan, measure, assess, and improve the quality of patient care.
  • Functions as charge nurse on assigned shifts.
  • Communicates with Nurse Director, ANM, Supervisor, AOS and Case Manager regarding patient care, staff conflicts and unusual occurrences.
  • Assist in ensuring supplies and equipment is available for use.
  • Displays positive customer service behaviors. 
  • Must meet the position requirements for the Staff R.N. on the Critical Care Unit.
  • Acts as clinical resource for the staff.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures in conjunction with the Director of Critical Care Services that guide and support the provision of services
  • Assist in planning and implementing educational needs for the Critical Care Nursing staff.
  • Assists in continuous assessment and performance improvement program on the Critical Care Unit
  • Provides direction and instruction to staff in organization and coordination of patient care
  • Provides recommendations for space and other resources needed by the Critical Care Unit
  • Participates in the selection of sources for needed services not provided by the department or the organization.
  • Follows up in a timely manner in response to all patient’s/ family concerns including communication with administrator on site.
  • Maintains TJCA standards and Patient Safety Goals. Stays up to date on guidelines for other regulatory agencies.
  • Supports the mission, goals and objectives of the hospital.
  • Responsible for the appropriate orientation and in-service training and continuing education of all personnel on the Critical Care Unit.
  • Responsible for ensuring Through Put Plan is followed continuously and reviewing for process improvement.
  • Assists Director in reviewing eMar scanned reports.
  • Responsible for ensuring core measure patients are identified and protocols followed.