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Heywood Hospital Clinical Coordinator, Department of Educational Resources, 24 Hours, Day Shift in Gardner, Massachusetts

Job Requirements Minimum Education * BSN required. * Master’s degree preferred Minimum Work Experience * Education experience preferred * Critical care experience preferred * 3-4 years acute care experience preferred * Previous experience in management and/or leadership role Minimum Licenses and Certifications * Registered Nurse, Current MA RN License * AHA BLS required * AHA ACLS required * AHA PALS preferred * Preferred instructor license for CPR/ACLS/PALS or willingness to become an instructor. Required Skills * Leadership attributes and decision making skills * Strong clinical & interpersonal skills required Functional Demands Physical Requirements: Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Frequently reaches (extending hands and arms in any direction), and handles (seizing, holding, grasping, turning, or working with hands). Organizational Expectations Behavioral Attributes: The following behavioral attributes are required: The following behavioral attributes are required: achievement motivation, concern for order, initiative, self-confidence, self-control, customer service orientation, interpersonal skills, effectiveness, teamwork, impact and influence, analytical thinking and information seeking. Essential Functions * Responds immediately to critical events * Provides leadership and follow-up during critical events such as code blue, code red and code 100 * Provides appropriate follow-up regarding staff education, documentation, family/staff support, etc * Adjusts staffing levels to ensure the highest level of patient care * Evaluates staffing needs continuously and adjusts as necessary to meet the needs of the patient for the current and next shifts * Functions as a clinical and administrative resource for the nursing staff * Provides clinical consultation, advice and education * Completes all employee performance evaluations by evaluation due dates * Assists staff with mediating conflict resolution (i.e. staff/physician, patient/physician, staff/staff) * Reports and communicates situation appropriately * Advocates for patients, families and staff * Intervenes on patient/staff behalf * Supports other departments to meet patient needs * Maintains operations of other departments during non-operating hours * Functions as an administrative resource for other departments during non-operative hours * Participates in the delivery of monthly PCS Orientation content and the follow-up of participants to ensure the transfer of skills and knowledge. To include training on the electronic medical record and other pertinent skills * Oversees/implements annual generic skills and competencies * Collaborates with the Directors, Nurse Managers and the multidisciplinary healthcare team to contribute regarding the delivery of patient care, including decision-making regarding staff learning needs, providing individual counseling & guidance for identified educational needs, evaluating the performance of employees, appropriately recommending extensions of probationary periods and/or the continued employment of staff and identifying and assisting with remediation/corrective action or performance improvement plans * Functions as a Clinical Resource/Consultant and expert clinician for staff, directors, managers, medical staff, students, clinical instructors, patients and families and throughout the healthcare system * Implements the RN Clinical Internship program * Implements in-services, educational programs related to new products, policy and procedure, and medications identified assessed needs * Participates in activities and committees related to performance improvement and nursing quality activities * Teaches CPR – BLS, ACLS, PALS and other programs * Conducts periodic formal/informal educational needs assessment and identifies resources for meeting these needs * Creates program fliers and CEU certificates for Educational opportunities provided by/through Heywood Hospital Statement of Other Duties This document describes the major duties and responsibilities for this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. It should be understood, therefore, that employees may be asked to perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described. Facility: Heywood Hospital Department: HH. DPT EDUC. RES.,2000.67551 Regular or Temporary Position: Regular Position Control #: 2000.67551.1735 Position Hours: 24 Shift: All Shifts Job Title: Clinical Coordinator, Department of Educational Resources, 24 Hours, Day Shift Location: Gardner, Massachusetts Posted Date: 04/21/2021