Facility: Valley County Health System, Ord NE Department: Emergency Room (6070) - Full Time - RN Licensure in the state of Nebraska required
Valley County Health System has an excellent opportunity available for a Registered Nurse to join our team as a Trauma Nurse Coordinator. This position will work 32-36 hours per week in the Emergency Department.
The Trauma Nurse Coordinator is responsible for planning, organizing and evaluating the operation of the trauma program, collecting data for quality improvement related to trauma care, assisting in providing education to trauma team and working with all departments involved in the care of trauma patients and their families.
The Trauma Nurse Coordinator is also responsible for functioning as an expert nursing practitioner who provides for the clinical needs of trauma patients including participating in the development and monitoring of trauma nursing standards, monitoring patients and outcomes and evaluating trauma team practice to assure standards of care.
The Trauma Coordinator leads and takes an active role in organizing educational opportunities for medical providers, nurses and EMT's including hosting community wide educational sessions.
REQUIREMENTS: - Current RN Licensure in the State of Nebraska - BLS, ACLS, PALS and TNCC Certifications - Provide safe and appropriate care within the standards of nursing - Experience with computers (word, excel, EMR, etc.) - Independent problem-solving skills and self-directed work experience - Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills - Demonstrated leadership skills