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Clinical Nurse Coach- Good Samaritan Periop Services

Job Number: 47512
Puyallup, WA
Job Category: Nursing-RN Professional
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
FTE: 1
Specialty: PeriOperative
Department: Surgical Services Admin GSH
Shift: Day
Work Schedule: Primarily days, may have some evenings & nights

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Position Summary:
The Clinical Nurse Coach is an integral part of the interdisciplinary team responsible for improving the care delivered to patients, their families and communities for the unit/ specialty assigned. The incumbent applies national clinical standards supported by evidence-based practice guidelines to ensure optimal patient care, and promote a culture of patient safety.  The incumbent serves as a clinical expert, patient safety advocate, educator, and consultant. The Clinical Nurse Coach is an expert resource regarding the standard of care, current practice standards, regulatory requirements, and hospital policies/procedures pertaining to the unit patient care needs.  The Clinical Nurse Coach maintains knowledge of national benchmarks and broad based quality initiatives relevant to the assigned hospital and patient population.

Minimum Requirements:
Five (5) years of clinical experience for unit assigned

Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
Master’s degree preferred
Current Washington State RN License
Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS) certification
If assigned to Neonatal  / Family Birth Center Unit:  Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification required; NRP Instructor preferred
Advanced Electronic Fetal Monitoring Instructor (AWHONN) certification
If assigned to a Critical Care / Progressive Care unit:  Relevant specialty certification—Certified Critical Care (CCRN ), Progressive Care certification (PCCN)
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
If assigned to an Emergency department:  Certification in Emergency Nursing (CEN)
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
Trauma Certification

Minimum of 5 years RN experience in OR, PACU or GI Lab.  Experience in more than one area a plus.
Specialty certification (CNOR, CPAN, CAPA, CGRN) strongly preferred.

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