Job ID: 65297
Area of Interest: Nursing
Location: Towson, MD US
Hours of Work: M-F
Job Facility: UM St. Joseph Medical Center
Employment Type: Full Time
What You Will Do:
UM St. Joseph Medical Center is a 218 licensed bed, Catholic acute care hospital that observes the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services. Originally called St. Joseph German Hospital, it was founded in 1864 by the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia. The organization moved to its current location in Towson, Maryland in 1965. UM St. Joseph is a member of the University of Maryland Medical System, a multi-hospital system with academic, community and specialty service missions reaching every part of the state and beyond.
Be Part of Something Greater!
The Team Leader is responsible for the direct and indirect care of perioperative patients during the intraoperative phase of care.
Plans, organizes and directs assigned operating room specialty team/s in order to coordinate care and maximize available personnel and resources.
Team Leader communicates pertinent information in to provide for optimum patient care within the operating room department.
Assists the Director and Assistant Director of Surgical Services, and Surgical Coordinators in assuming responsibility for administrative management of the designated perioperative team/s.
Develops and monitors quality improvement issues and assures staff team members are competent to provide care for patients.
Understands, utilizes, is able to interpret, and follows hospital and departmental policies and procedures.
The Team Leader serves as a representative of the hospital and as a clinical role model in all interactions with patients, family visitors, physicians, and other staff members.
What You Need to Be Successful:
Certification / Licensure / Registration:
Experience and Skills:
Minimum of 3 years of operating room experience in an acute care service. (Required)
Certified as CNOR (Preferred)
Strong Verbal Communications Skills, Strong Written Communications Skills, Excellent
Interpersonal Skills, Excel
Intermediate Level, PowerPoint
Intermediate Level, MS Word
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
The University Of Maryland Medical System