The Medical Surgical Advocate will assist the Clinical Leaders in communicating team expectations; patient and staff advocate for resources; participate in department Process Improvement projects; participate in evaluation of staff members individual performance; perform administrative tasks as assigned by Manager/Director. Must demonstrate excellent customer service and communications skills. Demonstrates excellent time management, critical thinking, analytical skills and clinical competencies. Demonstrates leadership qualities, and behaviors and activities supportive of the shared governance model.
BSN preferred. A relevant background in the clinical position applying for. Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience as an RN.
CPR is required for any RN, LPN, PCT, Patient Transporter or other direct patient care provider. Emergency Department, Intensive Care Units, PACU, Medical Emergency Team and Anesthesia require ACLS. Pediatrics, SICU, Emergency Department and Medical Emergency Team also require PALS.