To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
As a core member of the Care delivery team, the Clinical Nurse practices as the patients nurse and collaborates with the team to facilitate the coordination of patient care at the unit level. Through utilization of the nursing process, the clinical nurse diagnoses and treats patient and family responses to actual or potential health problems. The Clinical Nurse is accountable to the patient, family, peers, and Manager.
Patient and family centered care (PFCC) at YNHH is demonstrated by working with patients and their families based on the 4 principles of PFCC: participation, dignity and respect, information sharing, and collaboration. This includes providing service excellence by creating a great "First Impression" by demonstrating exemplary customer service skills for all customer groups including patients, families/friends, physicians, staff and support department personnel. Adheres to the "I Am YNHH" service excellence pledge and promotes a positive work environment.
Baccalaureate Degree required with Baccaluareate degree in nursing or related allied health profession preferred. Masters Degree preferred.
Two to three years experience in a leadership/supervisory position required.
Demonstrated ability to manage staff and promote engagement and development. Able to develop and implement a multiyear plan that maintains the competitive service for the Breast Center. Demonstrated ability to collorborate with corporations and community groups. Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities. Excellent communication skills. Knowledge of and proficient in the operation and use of computer-based information systems, to facilitate all aspects of care delivery. Knowledgeable in budgeting and financing. knowwledgeable of Quality Improvement processes, and capable of implementing concepts. Demonstrated ability to implement and support change required. Demonstrated ability to interact with patients and families as well as community.
Twenty four hour a day accountability for patient follow up and communication. Exposure to biohazards blood and body fluids. Must be knowledgeable of hospital and YMG policies and practices.
Management experience preferred
Working knowledge of clinical secretary, physician office liaison, and intake preferred
Oncology and.or breast knowledge experience preferred