VCU Health System's OSI_Colonial Orthopaedics is seeking a full time Clinical Coordinator. The Clinical Coordinator facilitates patient flow, coordinates activities and communication for the nursing unit during his/her assigned shift. This person ensures that patient care is delivered to all patients on the nursing unit in an efficient, caring and courteous manner.
Follows documented physician/licensed independent provider orders.
Practices within the boundaries of the regulations governing the practice of nursing in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Practice is guided by the ANA Code of Ethics for Nursing and established national nursing practice standards. All practice is guided by and follows the VCUHS policies and procedures and established practice guidelines.
Organizes and plans work with input from the patient/family with specific outcomes and demonstrated use of sound clinical judgment and resources.
Organizes work and delegates and supervises others (RN's, LPNs, Care Partners, Unit Secretaries, etc) in carrying out assignments.
Clinical Coordinators work all three shifts, weekends and holidays. Individual shift rotation and schedules will be established with your specific Nurse Manager/Practice Manager. Schedules, including requirements of shift rotations and hours of work may be adjusted as necessary to meet unit requirements and/or as needed.
Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from an accredited School of Nursing
Current RN licensure in Virginia
AHA BLS HCP Certification or equivalent
Minimum of three (3) years of clinical experience
Charge Nurse Experience or supervisory experience
Certification in specialty area
Academic Health Care experience
Experience with similar patient population in either an acute care setting or as applicable to area of practice
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.