Community Health Systems ICU/CVTU Clinical Coordinator in Blue Island, Illinois

Description:

Responsible for overseeing the daily operations of assigned units or clinic section within the hospital. Schedules employee shifts and ensures admitting and discharge functions are providing for optimal patient flow. Ensures that hospital resources are being used in the most efficient manner. Assigns patients to appropriate health practitioners. May be required to intermittently manage small patient assignments. The Clinical Coordinator would be held accountable for the unit(s) in the absence of a manager/director. May perform other administrative functions as necessary. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or director.

Qualifications

Education: Associate's degree from an accredited school of nursing required; Bachelor's degree preferred.

Experience: Minimum 2-4 years previous CVTU/step down/ICU experience preferred. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.

License/Certification: Current IL RN license required. BLS and ACLS certification required. CPI Certification within 1 year required.

Other: Strong communication and leadership skills required.

Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care

Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center

Location: IL-Blue Island

Requisition ID: 1710101