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Nursing Shift Coordinator (Towson)

 

20788

Float Pool

Per Diem/Occasional/As Needed

Varies

Varies

as needed

As a Nursing Shift Coordinator you will:

  • Serve as on-site senior level clinical and administrative resource for after-hours urgencies throughout the Hospital.
  • Be responsible for the hospital-wide allocation and coordination of nursing resources in accordance with established standards of practice.
  • Utilize clinical expertise in the delivery of direct patient care as needed, consultative activities, staff development, and treatment planning.
  • Assesse and coordinate the resolution of clinical crises that occur during assigned shift
  • Monitor the quality of nursing care services.
  • Participate as a member of Nursing Department management in the development of Nursing policies, procedures, standards of practice, and in the planning and evaluation of Nursing operations.

Requires: 

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program and current license to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Maryland at time of appointment and continuously throughout tenure in position. BSN is preferred.
  • At least 3 years of experience in psychiatric nursing, patient care and regulatory requirements, clinical and managerial skills, and orientation to the specialized needs of varying patient populations.
  • Must possess strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • All new clinical staff will begin their extended clinical orientation/training immediately following your first day of employment.