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Allina Health

Patient Care Supervisor- Cardiovascular

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Employer
Allina Health
Posted
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Closes
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Location
Coon Rapids MN
Category
Employment Status

Further information

Introduction

Allina Health is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees, 5,000 physicians and 2,500 volunteers dedicated to meeting the lifelong health care needs of patients and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

 

Mercy Hospital, located in Coon Rapids, Minn. is a 271-bed hospital serving the northwestern metro area.  In 2011, Mercy was named one of the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals® and one of the top 20 mid-size hospitals in the U.S. by Thomson Reuters Healthcare, and is nationally recognized for cardiovascular care. With 2,200 employees and 740 affiliated physicians, Mercy has 154,250 admissions and serves nearly 58,000 emergency patients annually.    

Responsibilities

  • The Patient Care Supervisor (PCS) functions as a supervisor in a clinical setting, above the scheduled staffing pattern as a resource, educational support, communication liaison, and role model or professional nursing practices
  • The PCS is accountable for all orientation to the unit, ongoing educational requirements/competencies and professional development to the staff
  • The PCS assists the Patient Care Manager (PCM) in responsibility of day to day operations and clinical coordinator of the unit
  • Provide leadership with regulatory standards, patient safety, infection prevention and best practice standards including core measures
  • Participates in planning, implementing, coordinating and evaluating patient care activities, and management activities as delegated by the PCM

Education

  • Current MN RN license
  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing required (or actively enrolled in a BSN/BAN program within 6 months of hire)
  • Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing
  • PCCN or CCRN certification preferred

Qualifications

Experience

  • Minimum 3 years of cardiac surgery and critical care nursing experience required, with 1-2 years of experience of supervisory/ preceptor preferred
  • Charge nurse experience preferred
  • Strong knowledge of computer documentation
  • BLS, ACLS, certifications required

Skills

  • Competent with Excel and Word
  • Demonstrated clinical expertise
  • Strong communication skills
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities, including collaboration, conflict resolution, consensus building, team building, personnel management, coaching and mentoring
  • Ability to problem solve, plan and organize

Licensure/Certifications

  • ACLS
  • BLS
  • Medical Terminology
  • MN RN License

RN hires with less than 1 year of RN experience must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing (American Association of Colleges of Nursing or The National League for Nursing) which is inclusive of a clinical rotation in an acute care facility.

 


 

Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule

  •  Part time position 32 hours per week
  • Day shifts (8 hour shifts during week)
  • Non-Contract

Location/Community Information

The city of Coon Rapids is a fast growing community on the Mississippi River just 20 minutes north of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and the metropolitan area's gateway to the northern part of the state. Coon Rapids offers excellent access to highways, dynamic community shopping centers with major retail anchors, and a wide variety of recreational activities including neighborhood and regional parks, a municipal golf course, indoor ice arenas, hiking and biking trails and swimming pools.

Coon Rapids:

  • Located 14 miles North of Minneapolis and 20 miles Northwest of St. Paul
  • Population = 63,000
  • Service area = 413,500

Community Resource Links:

Community Information                           School Digger

Explore Minnesota                                    MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine              St. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine                   Star Tribune


Closing Statement

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EEO / AA


 

Allina Health

At Allina Health, we’re here to care for, guide, inspire and comfort the millions of patients we see each year at our 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals and through a wide variety of specialty care services throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin.