Team Leader - Registered Nurse - MedSurg - Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Burleson, TX
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    9/3/2019
  • Job ID:
    19011599
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Texas Health Huguley Hospital

Job Description


Description

“Team Leader – Registered Nurse – MedSurg – Nights” Texas Health Huguley- operated as joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth

Location Address: 11801 South Fwy., Burleson, TX  76028

Top Reasons to Work At Texas Health Huguley, Burleson, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility and departments including “Great Place to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review and Gallup.
  • Work with the latest technology and top experts including “Daisy Award” recipients while on the way to Magnet status—2020.
  • Amazing medical benefits through Aetna plus an onsite full-service fitness center.
  • Growth opportunities designed for each employee.
  • Located about 10 minutes from downtown Fort Worth and near TCU in the award-winning school district, Burleson ISD which also provides a low-cost of living.  

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time – Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:

Staff Education:

o   Contributes to the professional development of self, peers, colleagues and others by facilitating a positive orientation experience for our new employees through role modeling and the demonstration of our team oriented environment.

o   Acts as a super-user on the unit and assists staff with various computer application uses.

o   Assists staff in competency validation for unit based skills.

Resources:

o   Ensures staff have the tools and equipment needed to do their job.

o   Ensures tools and equipment are working properly and notifies the appropriate parties when repair is needed.

Notifies Director of unit needs for next budget planning sessions

Patient Flow:

o   Ensures and promotes efficiency through ED throughput initiatives with timely discharges, timely bed assignments, and timely admissions from the ED.

o   Promotes staff to utilize the one call process consistently.

o   When holding pts in the ED, works closely with Director, physicians, charge nurses, and house supervisor on discharges and status changes to provide adequate bed availability to the ED. Ensures these processes are continuously followed even if patients are not in hold status.

Other Responsibilities:

o   Directs and collaborates with the multidisciplinary care team to ensure complete and appropriate individualization of the critical pathway, when critical pathways are available.

Works collaboratively with staff members involved in care of case managed population. Seeks peer consultation regarding cases that present problems/significant variances.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of Texas or in a qualifying compact state.

Maintains ACLS (and/or PALS if applicable to unit) certification.

A minimum of three (3) years of recent experience in an acute care facility successfully demonstrating skills in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating patient care required.

Experience in unit area specialty in the past two (2) years and one (1) year Management and/or Charge experience preferred

Job Summary:

The Team Leader adheres to and follows the goals, philosophy, standards and guidelines of Texas Health Huguley. The Team Leader is a specialized health care professional who reports to the Director and provides leadership to the unit assigned by supervising the coordination the care and services for the patients on the unit for their assigned shift. The Team Leader will lead their staff on the delivery of safe patient care, quality strategies, throughput initiatives, patient satisfaction and employee satisfaction. In collaboration with their Director, the Team Leader will conduct performance evaluations of their assigned staff, participate in peer interviews of potential new hires for their team, and will make suggestions to their Director of any staff recognition and/or disciplinary actions. This position demonstrates leadership through conflict resolution and service recovery with patients, families, physicians, and staff and proactively removes barriers to effectively implement Texas Health Huguley’s strategic plan to achieve our vision.  The Team Leader maintains clinical competency and is required to provide direct patient care.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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