Strength Through Diversity
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The Mount Sinai Health System
Roles & Responsibilities:
- Assists the Division of Emergency Medicine/Nurse Manager and provides direct training/supervision/management to all nurses and nurse related functions in the Department
- Plans, directs, coordinates, evaluates and facilitates the delivery of nursing care through the creative utilization of professional nursing expertise
- Participates in the orientation and evaluation of new nursing staff.
- Contributes toward the maintenance of a professional setting that allows for growth and development of patients and staff.
- Maintains standards of nursing care and practice by supervising and evaluating nursing personnel
- Recognizes patient’s problems and participates in their resolution
- Participates in formulating, interpreting, and implementing nursing service programs including but not limited to:
- Participation in the department’s performance improvement activities
- Maintaining nursing unit in compliance with the regulations of New York State Department of Health and the Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations
- Interpreting the hospitals nursing policy and standards relative to patient care in clinics
- Overseeing the assignment/delegation of nursing functions and responsibilities in assigned clinics in the absence of the Head/Charge Nurse
- Participating in the hospitals Continuous Quality Improvement Program and maintains Standards of Care
- Making recommendations regarding standards of patient care and policies for the Patient Care Services Department and appropriate support services
- Interprets the role of the nurse to the patient, to other clinic staff and to the community, while demonstrating a professional, courteous, and respectful attitude.
- Acts as a resource person for staff with regard to Program and Nursing policies and procedures
- Graduate of an accredited Registered Nurse Program, minimum of Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Masters' preferred. Applicable work experience may be considered in lieu of educational requirements.
- Minimum of two years’ experience in Emergency Nursing.
- Understands the need to know, communicate and implement Program and Nursing Service philosophy, policy and objectives.
- Possesses maturity, expert nursing skills, and the ability to function as a leader and teacher.
- Previous supervisory or charge nurse experience preferred.
- Is able to exercise professional judgment with assurance and integrity.
- Current New York State license/registration.
- Current ACLS BLS PALS certification required.
- TNCC certification preferred.
- Membership in appropriate professional health organizations, (i.e. ENA).
- Current registration, as a Registered Professional Nurse, to practice in New York State.
- Certification in Emergency Nursing (i.e. CEN, TCRN, and/or CPEN) preferred.
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.