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| Thundermist Health Center
United States, Rhode Island, Woonsocket
450 Clinton Street (Show on map)
|December 08, 2023
Woonsocket, RI 02895, USA
Friday, December 8, 2023
Thundermist's Mission - To improve the health of our patients and communities by delivering exceptional health care, removing barriers to that care, and advancing healthy lifestyles.
Please note, effective September 1,2021, all Thundermist employees are required to have an initial dose of vaccine to prevent Covid-19. Effective October 1, 2021, all employees of RI licensed health care facilities must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. Employees may be deemed exempt from this requirement based on documentation from their health care provider.
The Nurse Manager will provide clinical and technical support for the Primary Care staff by successfully identifying problems, considering variables, and developing feasible solutions on a timely basis. They will also fulfill the role of staff nurse as required. Provide high quality clinical and customer service by promptly addressing staff and patient issues, using previously established practice guidelines in order to offer advice and health information. Act as a resource person for clinical staff regarding patient health care needs. Support and assist the health care team with meeting standards of care for quality and safety consistent with federal, state and accreditation guidelines. Act as a resource in all aspects of assigned department operations as needed. Provide leadership in support of high staff morale and productivity.
Moderate physical activity, walking, standing, stooping, and occasional lifting. Potential exposure to blood-borne pathogens, infectious diseases i.e. respiratory (Tuberculosis), and biohazardous materials.
Manual dexterity for injections, computer use.
Organization skills, neatness; knowledge of safety and infection control standards of practice.
Work Schedule Demands:
As scheduled during hours of operation (inclusive of week-end and evening hours as assigned) with occasional unscheduled overtime.
Interpreting technical medical terminology daily. Uses all available methods of communication with patients such as with interpreting, counseling, group discussion, written materials and visual aids.
Communicating and identifying cultural, social and economical characteristics of the patient population served.
Able to document clearly and concisely in the medical record.
Able to perform clinical audits; databases as assigned.
Able to work with IT data bases; IE Intranet; T Drive, G drive, etc.
Ability to lead as a team member for performance improvement initiatives
Ability to maintain confidentiality of information and communicate in a professional manner with patients, families other staff and outside contacts
Confidentiality of Information:
Full access to the patient's medical record and staff records. Maintains confidentiality at all levels of patient and staff interaction.
Significant Job Functions:
Thundermist is dedicated to the goal of building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive workforce committed to caring for patients in a manner that is respectful of cultural difference. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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