RN Unit Coordinator - Certified RN
The Registered Nurse Unit Coordinator demonstrates proficiency in nursing practice for assigned specialty area and provides clinical leadership for the delivery of nursing care in a department. Under the direction of the department manager, the UC leads safety and quality initiatives, focuses on and simplifies workflow, and contributes to the development of staff. The RN UC increase staff satisfaction and promotes excellent (Gold Standard) customer service.
About this Unit:
The 3West - Ortho/trauma unit At Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is comprised of a total joint unit, fracture center, spine center and ortho/ trauma center. The nursing unit enjoys a supportive team environment and nurse patient ratio including a unit based nurse educator, orthopedic navigator, team coordinator and manager. The unit has an active Partnership council and is currently involved with hospital Magnet journey. All new grad RNs receive a 12 week clinical preceptorship as well as enrollment in the Nurse Residency program.
About Virginia Beach General Hospital:
Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is a 276-bed acute care facility that has a long history of commitment to the city, offering specialized, tertiary services. It is the region's only Level III Trauma Center and home to the Sentara Heart Center. Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital offers many advanced clinical services. The hospital specializes in orthopedics, neurosurgery, thoracic and colorectal surgery and sleep disorders. Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital is one of the region's accredited stroke centers.
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Demonstrates proficiency in nursing practice for assigned specialty area and provides clinical leadership for the delivery of nursing care in a department. Under the direction of the department manager leads safety and quality initiatives, focuses on and simplifies workflow, and contributes to the development of staff. Increase staff satisfaction and promotes excellent (Gold Standard) customer service.
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree OR
RN-Doctorate Level Degree OR
RN-Master's Level Degree
Required: Nursing - Previous experience
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: Registered Nurse
Preferred: Basic Life Support
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
18 months nursing experience required. BSN required; Master degree preferred, if the graduate degree is not in nursing then the BSN is required. Meets any requirements defined by specific specialty. BLS required within 90 days of hire. Professional Specialty Nursing Certification preferred.
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