HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Inpatient Clinical Coordinator - Med/Surg in Dickson, Tennessee

TriStar Horizon Medical Center is a 157-bed facility serving Dickson and surrounding counties. TriStar Horizon is an accredited Chest Pain Center, fully accredited by The Joint Commission and offers a full array of acute care services, includingemergency care, general surgery, cardiology, obstetrics, orthopaedics, intensive care, outpatient diagnostic services and cancer care through Sarah Cannon at TriStar Natchez Medical Park. Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®, TriStar Horizon is committed to providing quality healthcare.

TriStar Horizon Medical Center has earned the Unit of Distinction Award for two consecutive years in an annual program that recognizes and rewards exemplary Medical-Surgical units at HCA facilities. The “Unit of Distinction” designation is achieved through measurable, outstanding performance in nursing leadership, professional practice and operations and outcomes. During 2016, 472 HCA Med-Surg units participated in the program. Using 21 different criteria, units were scored to determine which would receive the 2016 Unit of Distinction honor, which puts them in the Top 5% of all HCA Medical-Surgical hospital units. In addition to the UOD recipients, 23 additional units achieved scores placing them in the Top 10% of all HCA Med-Surg units, earning each an “Honorable Mention” designation. TriStar Horizon continues to rank at the top of the company for nurse sensitive indicators.

The Clinical Coordinator of Inpatient Nursing Services assists with department activity to assure a coordinated effort in fulfilling department responsibilities with the long-range plan, mission, vision, and values of Horizon. Assists with coordination of the department’s participation in Performance Improvement activities to assure continuous Quality Improvement. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and all other customers. Promotes a supportive, team-work oriented environment.Provides leadership and assists with administration functions. Ensures that Nursing Care is based on the Nursing Process and evaluates the effectiveness on an ongoing basis. Assists with staffing needs.

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current licensure with the TN Board of Nursing. 2 years of med-surg experience preferred. Management experience preferred. Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider Certification required within 90 days of hire or promotion. Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required within one year of hire or promotion.

Job: *Supervisors Team Leaders & Coordinators

Title: Inpatient Clinical Coordinator - Med/Surg

Location: Tennessee-Dickson-Horizon Medical Center

Requisition ID: 02902-62173