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Naperville Surgical Center
Accountabilities / Responsibilities
The OR Nurse Manager is responsible for all aspects of nursing care delivery in the facility. Assumes responsibility as Department Manager of the operating room. The clinical lead is also responsible for the Quality Improvement/Risk Management Program for the center and safety officer/EOC for the facility, as well. Assumes some responsibility of the Administrator in his/her absence. As a Registered Nurse, the clinical lead is also responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and coordinating patient care from admission to discharge.
Ability to correlate clinical data with patient's medical and nursing care.
Ability to set priorities.
Ability to provide direction to others that is clear, concise and promotes efficiency throughout the clinical areas of the facility.
Ability to communicate well with patients, families, Teammates, physicians, other healthcare workers, etc.
Recognizes legal and policy limits of individual practice.
Assesses, plans, and evaluates and ensures the implementation of the patients care to achieve identified outcomes and delivers safe patient care according to facility policy and procedure.
Assesses patient status on admission and on an ongoing basis.
Implements appropriate standards of care based on assessment data and patient's own goals. Goals are mutually set with the patient and the family.
Coordinates nursing interventions to enhance achievement of expected outcomes and to ensure readiness for discharge.
Ensures provision of patient care daily in an organized and timely manner.
Adheres to all facility policies and procedures when providing patient care.
Utilizes nursing care standards when planning and implementing patient care.
Demonstrates ability to direct and provide for patient care in emergency situations.
Assumes a leadership role in the provision of quality nursing care for patients receiving care.
Analyzes nursing care provided in the facility related to the established standards of care.
Interviews, selects and retains qualified staff to meet facility needs. Also assures replacement of marginal staff members before he/she has negative impact on peer relationships or morale.
Responsible for direction, teaching and management growth of other clinical leaders
Oversees and participates on Performance Improvement Committee to facilitate improvement of nursing care and achievement of mission of the facility.
Responsible for ongoing accreditation programs in areas of quality improvement, risk management, infection control, facility and fire safety.
Participate in the orientation of staff.
Responsible for interpretation, in-service education, implementation and compliance with OSHA guideline to assure minimal exposure for patients, staff, physicians and visitors.
Participates in developing standardized patient education programs as requested.
Demonstrates continued competence in assessing, treating, and caring for individuals based on age-specific needs utilizing developmental perspective.
Displays an understanding of each patient's cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturity in the assessment, treatment and care undertaken.
Appropriately modifies approach to the patient based upon patient age utilizing a developmental perspective.
Provides appropriate interventions related to safety issues.
Participates in the monitoring and evaluation of nursing care provided.
Demonstrates ability to coordinate the nursing care provided in the facility.
Assigns patient care responsibilities based on patient needs and abilities of staff.
Demonstrates appropriate and continued knowledge and competence of designated skills identified for position.
Supervises the smooth functioning of the center.
Assigns personnel according to clinical competence.
Assumes charge of cardiopulmonary emergency situations until physician arrives.
Interprets facility policies for personnel.
Supervises center personnel to assure maximum productivity and quality of patient care.
Staffing patterns are utilized.
Assists in the evaluations of assigned staff.
Has successfully completed the program at an accredited school of nursing with a current state nursing license.
Experience in ambulatory surgery nursing, at least two (2) to five (5) years of nursing and management experience in a hospital or ambulatory surgery center is desired.
Successful completion of Basic Life Support (BLS)/Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) within 90 days of employment or documentation of current BLS/BCLS certification.
Successful completion of ACLS Course within 90 days of employment or documentation of current ACLS certification.
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