Registered Nurse (RN) Clinical Nurse Lead - 950 Neuro
Neuro/Neurosurgery is a 30 bed unit that focuses on caring for patients with neurological disorders, and patients that have had brain or spinal surgeries. Additionally, the unit houses three Epilepsy monitoring rooms. Our unit has a nine-bed intensive observation area that focuses on caring for higher acuity neurological patients such as CVA or post TPA patients. We have 12 Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurses (CNRN) on staff and highly encourage this specialty certification.
The clinical nurse leader is responsible for the assessment, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of the delivery of safe and effective patient-centered care. The Clinical Nurse Leader will facilitate and mentor others to grow professionally and advance their knowledge and skills. In addition, the Clinical Nurse Leader will continuously assess unit needs to ensure adequate resources for current and upcoming shifts by collaborating with other departments, clinical and nonclinical, to coordinate admissions, transfers, and discharges of patients in a timely manner. Finally, the Clinical Nurse Leader will demonstrate professionalism at all times and will uphold standards of practice by holding team members accountable for continued compliance.
EDUCATION: Graduation from a qualified, nationally-accredited nursing program.
EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years of nursing experience in an acute care setting required.
LICENSURE OR CERTIFICATION: Current RN licensure permitting work in the state of Arizona, Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. Additional certifications may be required per department.