Nov 19, 2021

Clinical Coordinator, Medical Nursing

  • Memorial Health
  • Decatur, IL, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

The coordinator would be responsible for daily chart audits; daily education of nursing staff and new hires, fall audits and rounding on patients etc. They are essentially involved in daily quality control along with assisting staff in their scheduled tasks if needed.

Functions in the specified nursing specialty as a practitioner, mentor, educator and leader.

  • Practitioner: Provides quality patient care and coordinates nursing practice through a comprehensive approach to the management of patients with conditions related to specialty and with environmental issues related to infection control.

  • Mentor: Role models an integrated approach toward patient care. Serves as a clinical leader consultant to health care providers within the hospital system and to the community for nursing practice issues related to specialty knowledge.

  • Educator: Provides educational programs to patients, families, staff and students. Participates in orientation, competency assessment, and ongoing education of staff and students.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Must be a registered nurse in the State of Illinois. Graduate of a masters program in nursing preferred. Nurses who are currently pursuing a BSN may be considered if acceptable to associated colleges.