Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 52803
Job Family: Nursing
Status: Full Time
Detailed Shift and Schedule: Monday–Friday, 7:00 am – 3:30 pm
Remote Opportunity: No
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 11011005030178-Surgery Administration
Job SummaryThe RN Clinical Nurse I provides professional nursing care through skillful assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with facility or department policies procedures, and/or protocols under the supervision of the nursing leader. Assists in maintaining a safe work environment and performs all related job responsibilities in a safe manner. Maintains clinical and professional competency as appropriate to the population of patients served. This position will focus on managing all of the compliance requirements for human bone and tissue documentation/reporting.
Primary Focus: Tissue Management
Performs daily reconciliation of Human Bone and Tissue (HBT) via Tissue Information Management System (TIMS) reporting to ensure compliance. Serves as a tissue management expert resource; coordinates maintenance of all tissue storage equipment; maintains reporting system ensuring policies and guidelines are followed according to The Joint Commission standards. Collaborates with educators to ensure teammates receive appropriate training related to the documentation, handling, storage and issuance requirements for HBT compliance standard.
Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must speak English in good, understandable terms. Intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, and touch. Finger dexterity. Critical thinking and ability to concentrate. Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or unit conditions. Physical Abilities Testing required.
Education, Experience and Certifications.
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. BSN preferred. Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider status according to American Heart Association. Current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner in the state in which you work and reside or; if declaring a National License Compact (NLC) state as your primary state of residency, meet the licensure requirements in your home state; or for Non-National License Compact states, current RN license or temporary license as a Registered Nurse Petitioner required in the state where the RN works.
Demonstrate knowledge of the skills necessary to track and maintain tissue according to The Joint Commission standards. Ability to accurately identify large volumes of surgical tissues. Analytical skills necessary to organize and prepare reports, run queries, analyze spreadsheet data, utilize EHR system for data input. Strong ability to communicate effectively with surgeons, vendors, perioperative clinical staff, Administration and Materials Management. Intermediate skill levels in Microsoft Office Excel.