RN Team Lead - 8 South Radius PCU

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

 8 South Radius PCU is a 12 bed medical-surgical unit caring for progressive care level patients.   8 South Radius specializes in the care of acutely ill adults with complex medical diagnoses requiring critical care monitoring.  This unit has a mixed population of patients that allow nursing staff to build a wide variety of skills and fosters a broad wealth of knowledge for every team member.   Additionally, our unit can accommodate up to 3 mechanically ventilated patients. Nursing assignments are made on a shift-to-shift basis, taking into consideration staff skill levels and patient acuity to ensure we have the proper care needed for every patient every shift.   8 South Radius PCU is a teaching unit. The unit has focused care provided by our Faculty Medicine Team and their residents. Fast paced, high energy team environment. Our nurse to patient ratio is typically 4 patients to 1 nurse and our staff includes new graduates to experts with several years of nursing experience.   Our unit also utilizes nursing assistants and a monitor tech every shift to provide excellent patient care. 

 

Be part of a Magnet®-designated, Joint Commission-accredited organization that has earned distinguished accolades for clinical excellence. Enjoy supportive leadership, inter-professional teams, and an innovative learning environment. Experience the advantages of shared decision-making at Carilion Clinic. Our community-based healthcare network includes seven hospitals, two of which are Magnet® designated; multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

 

Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Join our Carilion Clinic Family Medicine Practices, which has achieved Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance. We believe you’ll appreciate how building your career with a regional leader can enhance your professional satisfaction with extensive training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art technology.

 

Support Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Serves as a team leader, clinical resource person, role model, coach and facilitator for staff and department operations.   Has the responsibility and authority to lead their work group; resolve routine issues, and create a positive, productive and fiscally responsible work unit.  Stays aware of organization developments and initiatives that they can adopt for their work group.  Refers complex or potentially significant issues to manager/director, including issues regarding compensation, work hours, working conditions, hiring, and formal corrective action.  Initiates and facilitates effective open two-way communication and resolution of work site operational issues that support service area goals and objectives.  In addition to the lead responsibilities, provides professional care to patients of all ages within an assigned area.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of school of professional nursing of an accredited college.

Experience: Two years in clinical discipline preferred. One year in clinical discipline required with demonstrated clinical and leadership expertise.

Licensure/Certification: Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in Virginia or eligible to obtain Virginia RN licensure. Obtain CPR, and as needed ACLS, PALS, NRP certifications.

Other: Computer skills required for electronic medical record (EPIC). For Psychiatry and Behavioral Health De-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months of hire and then maintained going forward.  Successfully complete orientation and competency requirements.  

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 

Requisition Number: 24857 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Day/Evening/Night 
Shift Details: D/E/N EOW, Primary Days
Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4147 
Recruiter Email: efallen@carilionclinic.org 

 

ABOUT CARILION:
As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 
 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 
 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
 

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
 

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

 

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Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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