Sep 17, 2020

Clinical Supervisor - Med/Surg General Medicine/Pulmonary

  • Northside Hospital
  • Northside, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Job Description

The Clinical Supervisor provides direct patient care and supervises the nursing operations of a unit. In the absence of the Manager or Director may assume 24-hour nursing responsibility. Works with a unit specific patient population.

Fast paced unit; team focused. Employees on this unit are groomed for other specialty areas. Growth in other specialty areas are encouraged. The patient population includes pulmonary patients, i.e., pneumonia, COPD, asthma exacerbation and stable behavioral health patients as well as other general medicine suffering from several comorbidities. This unit is the designated floor for the DSC Pneumonia Certification through The Joint Commission. The average length of stay is 3 to 5 days, and patients require complex discharge planning. This unit offers the unique opportunity to develop excellent critical thinking skills and strong assessment skills.