RN HOUSE SUPERVISOR in Athens, TN at Starr Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 3/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

RN - House Supervisor- FT position available. 

Core competencies for this position include but are not limited to the following:

  • Manages the physical environment of the patient care unit.
  • Monitors and directs utilization of resources related to care of the patient.
  • Consistently demonstrates effective communication and professionalism.
  • Applies appropriate working knowledge of patient information system.
  • Possess basic nursing skills.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in isolation techniques.
  • Maintains appropriate numbers and skill mix of nursing staff to meet nursing care needs based on census, acuity of patient and budgeted man hours.
  • Assures quality patient care is provided in accordance with nursing standards and is reflected in accurate documentation.
  • Responds to requests for necessary supplies, pharmaceuticals and equipment following established procedures for the preparation, dispensing, control and documentation of pharmaceuticals.
  • Responds to emergency situations.
  • High Risk / Low Volume Responsibilities.  Demonstrates the ability to perform the following procedures:  patient restraints, recognition of abuse and reporting, advance directives, emergency codes and patient death / organ tissue donation.
  • Equipment competencies

Job Requirements

Qualifications for the position:

  • Licensure in the State of Tennessee
  • Recent RN Acute Care experience required. 
  • Management / Supervision experience required. 

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran