Dec 16, 2019

PRN Clinical Nurse Coordinator

  • The University of Kansas Hospital
  • Kansas City, KS, USA

Job Description

The PRN Clinical Nurse Coordinator (CNC) is a licensed registered professional nurse who is a clinical expert and actively promotes the delivery of evidence-based nursing interventions. Has expertise in one or more specialty nursing areas and/or with specific patient populations. Is often a liaison between inpatient and outpatient settings.

Responsibilities

  • Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.
  • Actively participates in quality improvement initiatives, utilizing information from relevant sources, such as databases and benchmarks.
  • Applies principles of teaching/learning and health literacy to design, provide and evaluate patient and health care provider education.
  • Collaborates effectively with team members and other disciplines.
  • Demonstrates leadership through participating in hospital committees, councils and taskforces.
  • Develops skills for effective communications and team building.
  • Employs strategies to promote health in a safe environment.
  • Implements and evaluates evidence-based nursing interventions.
  • Incorporate ethical principles into healthcare planning and delivery.
  • Promotes efficient delivery of patient care throughout the healthcare system.
  • Seeks opportunities to share expertise and mentor others.

Qualifications

Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Nursing
  • BLS Certification
  • Registered Nurse in the State of Kansas
  • Minimum of two years RN experience required