Rosecrance Nurse Supervisor in Rockford, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Supervise nursing activities for assigned affiliates. Implement and coordinate all nursing care and infection control activities for patients and staff. Provide and monitor continuity of nursing program services in an ethical, legal and moral manner within a safe and therapeutic environment, consistent with applicable regulatory and accreditation standards. Participate as a team member in the delivery of addictions treatment services to patients and their families and facilitate the issues of recovery into their daily living situations.

Work hours prescribed and any additional hours deemed necessary for the responsibilities assigned.

Ensure delivery of high standard of nursing care and safety practices for patients and employees.

Coordinate health and infection control portion of new employee orientation.

Supervise the Nurses, including orientation, training, regular supervisory meetings and/or feedback, scheduled evaluations and disciplinary interventions as required.

Coordinate and oversee all aspects of nursing activities for patients, including admission, treatment planning, and ongoing case management during treatment stay and discharge planning.

Consult with Administrator and Medical Director to develop policies, goals, objectives and procedures for the Nursing Department.

Assume nursing case management for designated patients as necessary.

Serve as a health consultant and resource person to patients, parents, non-medical personnel and participate in health education of patients, either directly or through supervision.

Supervise or participate in administering medications as appropriate.

Be sensitive to and act upon any medical or emotional crisis.

Ensure that patient service records are maintained consistent with DASA, TJC and Medicaid regulations. Including not limited to accurate and timely documentation

Develop, implement and revise best practices to ensure up to date nursing practices.

Develop a system to identify, track and review core competencies for all health services positions.

Be responsible for Infection Control throughout RGW affiliates and prepare necessary reports. Maintain knowledge of current infection control techniques.

On call 24 hours for administrative availability and accessibility.

Perform intake assessments and admissions as necessary.

Collect performance improvement data relating to nursing care.

Maintain certification in adult and child CPR.

Be responsible for the training, testing and quality control.

Serve as a member of the Administrative Team and participate in all team meetings and activities.

Understand and comply with all of the principles established by the Rosecrance Corporate Compliance Program and Code of Ethics.

Perform all responsibilities in compliance with the mission, vision, values and expectations of Rosecrance.

Deliver exceptional customer service consistently to every customer.

Serve as a role model for other staff, patients and customers and demonstrate positive guest relations in representing Rosecrance.

Assume other related responsibilities as assigned by management.