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Fallon is surrounded by wide-open spaces, internationally known wetlands, historic Pony Express trails, state parks, hiking opportunities, and places to go off-road. Play outdoors for a while then come back into town for some indoor, Nevada-style fun, great dinner, and entertainment.
Banner Churchill Community Hospital is looking for a 24-hour days time Registered Nurse Senior Manager to lead the MedSurg department in Fallon, Nevada. Banner Churchill Community Hospital is 25-bed critical access facility with inpatient and outpatient surgery department along with a combined Med/Surg, Post-Surgical Care, Intensive Care, Obstetrics and Outpatient Infusion Services. When you join the team at BCCH, you will get to work with a nursing staff that is committed to providing quality patient and family centered care to the local community.
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Located in Fallon, Nev., Banner Churchill Community Hospital is a 25-bed licensed hospital offering the most comprehensive array of medical services in rural northern Nevada. We provide comprehensive and emergency care, including an ambulance service that covers more than 5,900 square miles. This makes us one of only two hospital-operated paramedic/EMT/EMS providers in northern Nevada. Our location in Fallon - a short drive from both Reno and Lake Tahoe - offers a wealth of lifestyle advantages, including rustic, rural charm, along with a recreational wonderland of outdoor sports, such as boating, fishing, hiking, biking, skiing, hunting, horseback riding and off-roading.
POSITION SUMMARY This position provides administrative supervision of campus workflow, resource utilization and management, and operations for all clinical and non-clinical departments during assigned shift. Responds to facility emergency situations, initiates disaster notification processes, facilitates patient placement and communicates with media.
CORE FUNCTIONS 1. Assesses overall staffing effectiveness and adequate throughput by ensuring the appropriate number, competency and skill mix of staff are involved in the provision of needed health care services according to census, acuity, and responsible use of labor budget.
2. Responds to and assesses all codes and other crisis situations, implements plan, and evaluates response. Understands and utilizes the appropriate chain of command as needs arise.
3. Serves as a professional resource to patients, families, physicians, and staff by prioritizing, mediating and resolving concerns. Interprets organizational policies and facilitates patient-centered care.
4. Interprets and ensures regulatory compliance of business entity policy and procedures. Provides expertise and serves as a resource to committees and departments.
5. Demonstrates an expectation and support for continuous quality improvement.
6. Demonstrates leadership through coaching, performance evaluations, corrective actions and development opportunities to create a culture of learning. Functions as a role model and encourages staff to participate in their own development.
7. May be responsible for selection, orientation, on-boarding, and retention.
8.This position must know the resources needed to resolve problems and when to use them in order to facilitate facility operations, particularly during off hours. Internal customers: All levels of nursing management and staff, medical staff, and other health care members for the purpose of integrating services, improving patient care, ensuring effective communications and facilitating decision making in clinical practice and business related issues. External customers: Patients and families regarding patient care issues, physicians regarding patient care, and JCAHO, state, federal and community agencies regarding compliance with laws and regulations. This position is pivotal for the organization in maintaining effective patient care and throughput and facilitating patient, employee and physician satisfaction.
Must possess a strong knowledge and understanding of nursing and healthcare as normally obtained through the completion of a bachelor's degree in nursing. BSN must be obtained within one year of hire. Requires a current RN license in state of practice. ACLS certification required. PALS certification may be required, based on facility assignment.
Must possess a strong knowledge and understanding of the provision of clinical care as normally demonstrated through 3 years of experience in an acute care setting. Requires excellent, demonstrated verbal and written communication, negotiation, problem solving and conflict resolution skills; high level and critical decision making ability; comprehension of law, policies, procedures, standards and practices. Must be effective in matrix management.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
Internal Number: R730
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