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Job Category: Administrative/Office/Clerical  [ View All Administrative/Office/Clerical Jobs ]
Job Reference: 24961
Job description:
Positions Location: Lansing, MI

Job Description
General Purpose of Job:

In collaboration with the Department Manager is responsible for unit operations. Participates in action plan and initiatives for associate engagement, physician alignment, and patient satisfaction. Promotes the delivery of safe, quality care according to current evidence based standards of practice. Promotes and supports shared decision making. Assists in managing unit resources including scheduling of staff and provision of necessary equipment and tools. Participates in monitoring, maintaining and improving nursing sensitive indicators, core measures, and other identified outcome measures.

Essential Duties:

This job description is intended to cover the minimum essential duties assigned on a regular basis. Associates may be asked to perform additional duties as assigned by their leader. Leadership has the right to alter or modify the duties of the position.

Empowered to serve as a leader within level of authority.
Promotes/supports shared decision making by empowering associates through delegation of clear responsibility, authority, and holding them accountable.
Assists in recruitment, selection, and retention of personnel.
Assists in ensuring compliance with Hospital State, Federal and accreditation regulations in reference to patient care and the physical environment
Assists in communicating shared vision, mission, and values with department which motivates others to achieve strategic goals·
<< Care Delivery System>>
Assists in ensuring appropriate staffing and scheduling of associates according to guidelines.
Monitors and maintains accountability for budget in defined area of responsibility.
Responsible for outcomes i.e. nursing sensitive indicators, core measures, HCAPS, patient satisfaction, and associate satisfaction.
Participates in the development, implementation, and evaluation of action plans for continuous performance improvement.
Provides a safe environment through the utilization of best practices for patient, family, and all other caregivers.
May function as charge nurse and/or assume patient care when necessary
Supports a learning environment that is open and respectful, and promotes evidence based practice.
Supports appropriate orientation, education, credentialing, and continued professional development of associates.
Monitors Associate performance, providing coaching, recognition, counseling and avenues for improvement as needed.
Develops and maintains a professional relationship with members of the health care team, the patient and the patient's family
Maintains a safe work environment that minimizes work related illness and injury.

Job Requirements
General Requirements         Demonstrates knowledge and maintains and respects patient right to privacy by following the HIPAA Privacy and Security policies and procedures. Adheres to ICARE values and standards of behavior (Innovation, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence). Role model behaviors that value the diversity of our associates, patients and customers and supports creating an environment that is inclusive, welcoming and respectful. Adheres to established best practices (i.e. Rounding, Thank You Notes, AIDET, etc.). Demonstrates commitment to safety by establishing an environment in which safety issues are promptly reported and appropriate actions are taken Current State of Michigan license as a Registered Nurse Basic Life Support (BLS) Professional certification appropriate to practice. Preferred.
Work Experience         Minimum two years current clinical experience appropriate to specialty Clinical knowledge and critical thinking skills necessary to manage nursing unit.
Education         Associate Degree in Nursing (must complete BSN within 2 years from date of hire into ADM position) Bachelor's degree in nursing. Preferred.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills        Clinical knowledge and critical thinking skills necessary to manage nursing unit. Interpersonal skills for effective communication. Computer literate. Accountable for professional development and maintenance of competencies Excellent attendance
Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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Employment type:
  • Full Time
Salary Range: Unspecified
Other Information
Degree: Associate
Experience (year): 2
Job Location: Lansing - Michigan - USA   View a map of this job
Address: Lansing, MI
Zip/Postal Code: 48901
Post Date: 02/23/2021
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