An award-winning hospital located in upstate New York is currently seeking an experience Nurse Coordinator of Surgical Services to join their accredited healthcare team.
This hospital is home to over 100 licensed beds and boasts medical excellence throughout its state-of-the-art medical campus. The Nurse Coordinator of Surgical Services will work within a hospital that is known to specialize in many clinical services including cardiology, obstetrics, gynecology, orthopedics, pulmonary, and telemedicine. This hospital is proud to have recently completed a full renovation of their emergency department and family birthing center. This medical facility has a notable list of achievements including becoming a designated stroke center, has been name a NICHE Exemplar Hospital, and has recently received the WHO Baby-Friendly designation. This hospital is also home to a full-service rehabilitation center that also provide care for long-term acute-care patients.
The Nurse Coordinator of Surgical Services will be responsible for the clinical care to patients and direct oversight of daily operations within the surgical nursing team. The Nurse Coordinator of Surgical Services will act as the main point of contact for a wide range of nursing activities in support of the Nurse Manager and Nurse Director. The Nurse Coordinator of Surgical Services will act as a clinical resource within the surgical services department and will be expected to evaluate and educate other staff members as needed. The Nurse Coordinator of Surgical Services will perform initial and ongoing assessments of patient cases, utilize analytical data regarding to quality metrics, will exude a high level of clinical judgement, and will communicate effectively within the department and throughout other areas of the hospital.
The Nurse Coordinator of Surgical Services will provide care in collaboration with the rest of the perioperative services team. The Nurse Coordinator Surgical Services will also initiate documentation planning for each patient case and family based on identified learning. This person will assist in the evaluation of quality metrics inside the surgical services department and will work to meet and exceed departmental and organizational goals. The Nurse Coordinator Surgical Services will manage admissions and discharge procedures for patients within the unit and will also coordinate daily huddles and care team rounds in order to drive the plan of care.
This hospital is located in a beautiful region of upstate New York and is easily commutable to larger cities such as Buffalo, Syracuse and Rochester. The Nurse Coordinator of Surgical Services will not be located too far from the Canadian border so a quick trip to Niagara Falls is never out of consideration!
This respectable healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package.