HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor Critical Care in Austin, Texas

*POSITION SUMMARY: *Under the supervision of the Director of Nursing, the Supervisor of Nursing Unit will, in accordance with the hospital policies and procedures, coordinate and supervise the planning and implementation of, and the intra and interdepartmental activities of the unit. The Supervisor of Nursing Unit is responsible for an awareness of patient conditions and problems, and for maintaining an acceptable level of nursing care on the unit.


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Works autonomously, sets priorities and makes independent decisions of a complex nature. Interfaces directly with public, physicians, staff, patients, administration and ancillary/ support department representatives. Maintains confidentiality of patient’s medical records. Regular and predictable attendance is required. Written and verbal communication skills adequate for performance of the position. Written & verbal communication skills along with the supervisory skills are required.* *Must be able to demonstrate understanding of HCA’s and St. David’s “Patients First” safety initiative by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures. Recognizes that variables such as age, race, nationality, culture, disease-causing vulnerabilities, socioeconomic factors affect the patient populations under their care. Uses interventions appropriate to these factors (e.g., interpreter, dietary preferences, social service consult, etc.)

_POSITION QUALIFICATIONS_:



EDUCATION:
Required: Graduation from an NLN school of professional nursing. Preferred: Completion of or actively pursuing a BSN degree.



EXPERIENCE: Required: A minimum of 6 months experience as a staff nurse. Required: Experience as a relief charge nurse.

LICENSES /CERTIFICATION: Required: Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Texas.
Current certification from the American Heart Association as a BLS course C or D provider. ACLS provider

Preferred: Certification in area of specialty.* *

Job: *Supervisors Team Leaders & Coordinators

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor Critical Care

Location: Texas-Austin-St. David%27s Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06676-54188