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Nursing Unit Director - 5 West Med Surg (Roanoke, VA, US, 24014)

Company: Carilion Clinic
Location: Roanoke
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

How You'll Help Transform Healthcare: 5 West is a 26-bed, newly renovated unit at Carilion Clinic that specializes in meeting the complex needs of the medical and/or surgical patient. - Our patient population ranges from pneumonia and general medical conditions to minor surgical procedures and complex medical/psychosocial needs. - A special focus of our team includes the complex issue of IV drug related infections that require up to 6 weeks of medical care. This special team consists of a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Peer Recovery Specialists, Addiction Physicians, Psychiatric Technicians, Clinical Nurse Specialists, and many others who are passionate about helping in the recovery of patients who have often lost hope for a future life. Our patients have lovingly named our unit "The Hope Unit". Here's your opportunity to work in a challenging and impactful environment defined by compassion, innovation, and a deep commitment to your personal well-being and professional development. As a vital member of our team, you'll enjoy working where creating a safe and healthy environment is a top priority. Within a setting renowned for clinical excellence, you will be responsible for the direct nursing unit, providing day-to-day leadership that results in the overall success of your team and department. -

  • Organize, manage, and control departmental functions and resources in a collaborative and participative manner for optimal performance of service.
  • Demonstrate effective team-building and leadership skills. Establish day-to-day priorities and direct staff task assignments. Facilitate teams in problem-solving processes.
  • Accurately administer and document treatments and medications for patients of all ages using automated computer systems, including electronic medical records.
  • Monitor and evaluate patient experience with services.
  • Implement programs to enhance the patient experience. -
  • Create a safe, comfortable and therapeutic environment for patients and families. What We Require: Education: -Graduate of school of professional nursing. -BSN Required at CMC due to Magnet designation. For outlying community hospitals, BSN is preferred or an ADN in conjunction with a related Masters degree. Experience: -3-5 years supervisory experience in a healthcare setting preferred. Addiction medicine leadership preferred. Licensure/Certifications/Registration: -Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia. AHA BLS-HCP required. May be required to obtain/maintain BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP based on specific work unit. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, de-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months - -of hire and then maintained going forward. Licensure and/or certification in medical or management related discipline preferred. Other Minimum Qualifications: Demonstrates excellent problem-solving, interpersonal, communication, team leadership, priority setting and work competency skills. - -Promotes a respectful, inclusive culture of service excellence. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health must possess ability to appropriately handle/restrain patients who may be disruptive and/or physically violent. - About Carilion This is Carilion Clinic ... An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious. Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute. Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us. Requisition Number: 138460 - Employment Status: Full time - Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital - Shift: Variable Hours - Shift Details: Includes after business hours coverage Recruiter: EMILY L HICKS - Recruiter Phone: 540-728-0504 - Recruiter Email: For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Keywords: Carilion Clinic, Roanoke , Nursing Unit Director - 5 West Med Surg (Roanoke, VA, US, 24014), Executive , Roanoke, Virginia

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