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As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region.
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Harborview Medical Center has an outstanding opportunity for a full time, day shift position as a Assistant Nurse Manager (RN3) in the 3WC - Medical Specialties Clinics.
Harborview’s 3W Clinics consists of Dermatology, Rheumatology, Occupational Medicine, Senior Care, Falls Prevention, and Memory and Brain Wellness Clinic. Under general direction by the clinic manager and AACS Director of Nursing, the Assistant Nurse Manager utilizes the nursing process to prescribe, prioritize, delegate, and provide safe, therapeutic allocation of nursing resources to patients/families. The ANM/RN3 makes independent judgments, decisions, and takes action regarding a wide range of routine and complex staffing and clinic/dept workflow issues. The ANM/RN3 collaborates with appropriate disciplines to coordinate patient care in support of the medical and nursing plans of care.
The RN3/ANM performs specific leadership functions related to clinical practice, education, and/or management as delegated by and in collaboration with the clinic manager and AACS Director of Nursing. The ANM/RN3 provides leadership for clinic and departmental activities that promote: • Delivery of quality nursing care • Effective problem solving and communication
In addition, the RN3/ANM provides support to the clinic management team for the assurance of strong workflow processes and infrastructures that promote efficient and effective quality patient care. Emphasizing patient safety, staff safety, organizational integration, and service excellence, the ANM/RN3 provides leadership and resources that promote the following: • Effective staffing schedules that take into account staff experience, skill mix and patient needs • Timely clinical problem solving and communication of clinical issues at all levels (peer, staff, management, physician) • Effective interdisciplinary and interdepartmental communication, collaboration and service coordination using TeamSTEPPS™ methodology. • Effective educational resource for patient care. • Effective integration of new technology and organizational initiatives • Effective management of staff practice and professional behaviors using effective interpersonal skills and Just Culture™ methodology
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES *Clinical expertise in specialty *Strong customer service focus *Demonstrated ability to organize and lead project teams *Demonstrated strong preceptor and mentoring skills *Demonstrated strong preceptor and mentoring skills *Knowledge of hospital environment and healthcare trends *Advanced written and verbal communication *Demonstrated ability to analyze practice issues. *Flexibility in meeting workload fluctuations. *Age related competencies for the populations cared for in clinic/dept
SCHEDULE: Position is 100% (40 hours per week), day shift, Monday thru Friday; 8:00am-4:30pm.
LOCATION: - Harborview Medical Center Campus - Seattle, First Hill
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN). Minimum two years of professional nursing experience.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: • Demonstrated computer experience on PC or PC compatible using a variety of software programs especially Word, Outlook and EPIC • Previous charge, lead, or supervisory nursing experience • Previous work experience in an outpatient clinic • MSN
LEGAL REQUIREMENTS: · An active Registered Nurse license in the State of Washington
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