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Business: Boys Town National Research Hospital

Job Summary:

In a career as a Nurse Coordinator Neurology, you join us in providing life-changing care to patients from across the region. In this role, you will be responsible for promoting quality nursing care of patients within his/her clinical specialty.

Schedule: Full-Time, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM Monday-Friday

Responsibilities:

Works collaboratively with staff, acting as an expert role model to improve the quality of patient care and patient outcomes as well as advance the state of nursing practice at BTNRH. Facilitates the development and implementation of Standards of Patient Care in collaboration with the Pediatric and Specialty Clinic Supervisor, medical staff and nursing staff.
Assists with administrative oversight of clinic.
Delegates patient care, nursing responsibilities/tasks equally among the nursing staff. Assesses personal workload and adjusts priorities to help others. Supervises daily activities of the clinic nursing staff. Assists the Clinical Nurse Supervisor in adjusting staffing levels to meet the needs of the clinic while controlling cost.
Performs direct patient care duties to include obtaining and recording health history and other medical information, administering medications, completing ordered testing and assisting the physician in examination and treatment. Provides scheduling assistance and instructions for patients in regards to hospital admission, diagnostic testing, therapies and medical consultations.
Screens and prioritizes patient phone calls, providing information/recommendations or referring call to MD as appropriate.
Acts as liaison between the nursing staff, MD's, Clinic managers and other clinic and hospital staff. Actively fosters teamwork in achieving mission.
Assists in the education of other clinical areas which have common patients with child neurology.
Participates in supervision of clinic nursing and float nursing staff.
Assists with coordinating orientation, and providing staff with input as needed on an ongoing basis. Assures staff compliance with applicable statutes, rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
Evaluates and implements cost containment measures as appropriate in area of practice. Provides input into clinic capital budget, maintains clinic credit card, performs monthly allocations.
Assists, as clinical subject matter expert, with complex pre-certifications for procedures.
Anticipates, identifies and assesses the educational needs of patients and their families in the specialty area. Provides for informal educational opportunities of patients and their families.
Provides leadership in the assessment, development, and implementation of policies and procedures that are directly and indirectly related to the area of specialty.
Maintains tracking logs of all studies, referrals, tests,follow-up, and procedures ordered from the clinic. Monitors patient completion and clinic action. Interacts with patients by phone or letter when directed by physician.
Required Qualifications:

Requires a Licensed Registered Nurse, must be listed with the state of Nebraska
Minimum of 3 years experience in a medical office setting
Must be CPR certified.
About Boys Town:

Boys Town has been changing the way America cares for children and families since 1917. With over a century of service, our employees have helped us grow from a small boardinghouse in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, into one of the largest national child and family care organizations in the country. With the addition of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, our services branched out into the health care and research fields, offering even more career opportunities to those looking to make a real difference.

Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we are proud of their commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town physicians and free prescriptions under the Boys Town Medical Plan, tuition assistance, parenting resources from our experts and professional development opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.

Date Posted: September 3rd, 2021

Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus. This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.

Location

Omaha, NE, Nebraska , 68010

Employment Type

Permanent

Employer

Boys Town National Research Hospital

Date Posted

Sep 10th, 2021

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