Registered Nurse Service Line Coordinator -Operating Room
Harris Health System
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 167055
The Service Line Coordinator (SLC) is responsible for supporting patient care and facilitating activities and processes associated with OR schedule, special equipment, instrumentation, inventory, and preference cards for a selected surgical service line. The SLC serves as the point of contact for products and functions; coordinates onboarding, competencies, and education for staff; and provides staffing support within the service line. The SLC also monitors and supports quality metrics within the service line. The SLC works closely with nurse clinicians and communicates effectively with the surgical and leadership teams. The SLC collaborates with anesthesia, surgeons, vendors and other units to ensure quality patient care and optimize the utilization of operating rooms.
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Diploma in Nursing; Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing preferred
Licenses & Certifications: Registered Nurse; Licensed to practice professional nursing in the State of Texas Certified Perioperative Nurse (CNOR) Basic Life Support from an American Heart Association or Red Red Cross approved program required (ACLS and PAL for Harris Health System Ambulatory Surgical Centers) Other Certificates as required by unit/service line
Work Experience: Three (3) years work experience of Operating Room RN experience Two (2) Years Work Experience in specific Operating Room service line
Management Experience: One (1) Year Clinical leadership as charge nurse or preceptor Two (2) years of experience in management or supervisory capacity preferred.
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal Communication Writing/Correspondence Writing/Reports
Proficiencies: MS Word, Personal Computer, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Visio
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.