Trinity Health Clinical Nursing Supervisor (Full-time, rotating shift) in Waterbury, Connecticut
Under the general supervision of the Director of Nursing Operations, Clinical Nursing Supervisor collaborates with the Clinical Managers to provide continuity of patient care by insuring adequate resources are available on a shift-to-shift basis; off shift and weekends/holidays. The CNS collaborates with the health care team to plan and coordinate the timely admission, transfer and discharge of patients. Provides clinical support as the nurse responder when a patient’s condition has changed as part of the Rapid Response Team. Has working knowledge of policies, procedures and guidelines. Responsible for 24/7 planning, organizing, directing coordinating and evaluating activities to bed control, and appropriate placement of patients. Uses patient placement knowledge to facilitate and coordinate the request for an appropriate bed, based on level of care and clinical needs of the patient, acts as the patient throughput decision maker. Responsible for upholding decision making processes related to management of appropriate bed assignment based on the assessment and appropriateness of admission and level of care. Acts as a clinical liaison for community providers to coordinate care for direct admission patients and transfer line requests.
Bachelor's degree, current CT RN license and two years of applicable experience required. Previous supervisory experience preferred.
Job Number: 00149331
Location: Waterbury, CT
Organization Name: Trinity Health Of New England
Facility: NESM - Saint Mary's Hospital
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Rotating Shift