HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Magnet Program Coordinator in McKinney, Texas

The Medical Center of McKinney is a growing 260-bed hospital that is proud of our history of serving the health care needs of the residents of McKinney and our surrounding communities for more than 90 years. Change and innovation have marked our commitment to our growing community's needs.

We have expanded our facilities, remodeled existing patient care areas, recruited top-notch physicians and added sophisticated medical and surgical services to meet the dynamic changes that are taking place in McKinney. We were the first hospital in McKinney to provide comprehensive emergency, diagnostic, medical and surgical services, including cardiovascular, orthopedics, neurosciences, and women's and children's services.

The hospital is a Joint Commission Accredited Primary Stroke Center and is the first hospital in Dallas, Collin, Grayson, and Fannin Counties to receive the Joint Commission's Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Joint Replacement. We also received the prestigious Blue Distinction award for our Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement program from Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Medical Center of McKinney is also an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers.

McKinney is the only Texas City to crack the Top 10 on /Money Magazine/'s latest "Best Places to Live in America" list. The magazine named McKinney, TX the second-best place to live in America, in its 100-city list. (20 August 2012.)

Visit our website at http://www.medicalcenterofmckinney.com/ to see for yourself why you should join our team.

We are proud to offer: - Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance Plans - Paid Time Off - Short Term & Long Term Disability - Tuition Reimbursement - 401K - Employee Assistance Program - Employee Recognition Programs - Discounted tickets at many local attractions - Discounts to various retail stores and more….

Magnet Coordinator

Job Description: Responsible for oversight of the Magnet Program and innovative development and implementation of creative systems, processes, clinical practices that improve patient care delivery. Responsible for fostering innovation and excellence in nursing. Responsible for assuring the Magnet framework and essential domains are enculturated and hardwired into the organization through coordination, education and consultation with Leadership. Leads education for staff and Magnet Champions on key initiatives and Magnet principles. Conducts gap analysis for evidence of the Magnet Model components and works closely with leadership to formulate plans to close the gaps in performance. Responsible for planning and deployment of strategic to hardwire evidence-based nursing into all areas of practice, clinical and management. Responsible for fostering an environment of scientific inquiry through CURN research model deployment and implementation in facility in coordination with Organizational Development. Responsible for coordination and facilitation of nursing research program and related projects.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • BSN/MSN required.
  • PhD preferred. Experience in Magnet Project document preparation strongly preferred.
  • Experience in research process and evidence-based nursing practice.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:

RN, with current Texas license

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Magnet Program Coordinator

Location: Texas-McKinney-Medical City McKinney

Requisition ID: 06264-103572