At the direction of the Nurse Director, the Unit Resource Nurse is a registered nurse who oversees the clinical activities and practice for the assigned patient care unit. Serves as a clinical resource and role model, supporting institutional priorities, policies and practices, including but not limited to, maintaining healthy work environments and providing each patient the best are in the right place at the right time. Serves as a designated professional representative of Copley assuming delegated responsibilities to participate with local, regional, and state partners on initiatives and programs Establish and maintain collaborative relationships with all patient care disciplines. Promotes professional behaviors and standards while supporting organizational imperatives and promoting an environment of Patient and Family Centered Care.
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Three to Five years of clinical experience with demonstrated progressive leadership.
License and Certification Required:
Current VT RN License in good standing with no limitations or restrictions.
Basic Dysrhythmia, Telemetry certification or equivalent, ACLS, PALS, Management of Aggressive Behavior (MOAB)
License and Certification Desired:
Progressive Care Course or equivalent experience, PEARS, ENPC
The unit resource nurse possess excellent interpersonal skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, leadership skills, and problem identification/ resolution abilities. The unit resource nurse possess the necessary clinical skills and leadership competencies to promote teamwork, has integrity, the initiative and ability to foster growth in themselves and others.
Competency in Microsoft Office Products: Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Must be competent in the concepts, function and utilization of technologies including the EMR