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Fort Bragg, CA Nursing Supervisor (7)

Professional Nursing Services

Last Updated: 11/30/19

Job Description

PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES:

  • Supervises and coordinates the delivery of patient care for all nursing units during an assigned shift
  • Designee for Administration and acts as Senior Hospital Officer after hours and on holidays
  • Temporary Emergency Incident Commander during internal/external disasters after hours and on holidays, and in the temporary absence of Administration
  • Ensures the safe and timely delivery of clinical patient care and compliance with administrative and regulatory clinical policies and procedures
  • Actively supports and promotes a professional practice model that encourages staff and patient participation in constant improvement of patient care
  • Serves as point person for staff to communicate with Administration in the chain of command
  • Serves as the staff and patient advocate to ensure optimal patient care
  • Interfaces with patients and families to ensure that care is consistent with their expectations across organizational lines
  • Serves as professional role model and mentor to staff by responding positively to change and supports the staff through change processes
  • Maintains required documentation, reports, and statistics for administrative purposes, ensures compliance with established hospital policies, procedures, objectives, performance improvement, safety, and the environment
  • Holds staff accountable to performance standards and participates in recruitment, training, discipline, and performance evaluation activities including terminations
  • Assists in resolving charge discrepancies as directed
  • Performs other related duties and tasks as required
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  • QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Graduate of accredited school of registered nursing
  • Current California licensure as Registered Nurse
  • Demonstrated ability to exhibit a high degree of professionalism, open support of the hospital administration and competency in their field
  • Minimum five years recent direct patient care experience in an acute care Medical/Surgical or Intensive Care Unit setting required
  • Current CPR certification
  • ACLS and NRP certifications required; certification within six months of hire may be substituted at discretion of Chief of Patient Care Services
  • Capable of performing position related physical requirements



Company Details


Professional Nursing Services

South Jordan, Utah, United States

Professional Nursing Service, founded in 1975, was one of the first companies to provide traveling nurses to healthcare facilities in rural Wyoming on a temporary basis to assist the communities with their healthcare needs. Today, Professional Nursing Service (PNS) remains a successful company placing travel nurses in health care facilities around the nation. We have a wide range of nationwide he...