HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Coord Patient Care Emergency Room (Mixed) in Walterboro, South Carolina
Colleton Medical Center is proud to be the leader of Healthcare Services to Colleton and Surrounding Counties. Our 135 bed facility is able to provide the most comprehensive care to improve the health of our community, and we have been serving the community for over half a century. We are fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and offer a full-range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services.
Position Summary: Under the supervision of the nurse Manager, the Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) RN provides professional nursing care as directed by the physicians in accordance with established policies and procedures of Colleton Medical Center. In collaboration with the patient, the patients’ family and other members of the health care team, the PCC assesses, plans, implements, evaluates, and coordinates treatment plans. The PCC provides safe nursing care, supervises and evaluates patient care and personnel performance, coordinates nursing activities with other departments and promotes good public relations. Additional duties as assigned.
Job may include direct supervision of students at the discretion of the area supervisor. Employee must have the same licensure or have completed the same training to satisfy the requirements of the discipline of the student. Direct supervision means the primary caregiver is readily available to the student throughout the shift.
A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current licensure in the State of South Carolina as a Registered Nurse, American Heart Association BLS – Healthcare provider required.. ACLS and PALS certification within one year of employment. CPI certification within 90 days of hire and annually. B. Education: Minimum of Associate degree.
C. Experience: Experience in specialty area preferred. Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities. Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.
D. Special qualifications: Effective communication skills; both orally and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem solving skills.
Degree of Supervision Required: Involves general guidance and direction by Supervisors and/ or Department Manager. The employee will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and proceed
Age and cultural considerations of Patients Served: This position requires competence in assessment, treatment, and/or care for the groups indicated. The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psycho/social, educational, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served in his/her assigned service area. The skills and knowledge needed to provide such care may be gained through education, training, or experience.
"Equal Opportunity Employer"
Title: Coord Patient Care Emergency Room (Mixed)
Location: South Carolina-Walterboro-Colleton Medical Center-Walterboro
Requisition ID: 00391-17568