Responsible for the performance improvement activites of ICU within the CDPI Program.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate of an Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) accredited school of professional nursing and licensed in New Mexico. B.S.N. strongly preferred.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Current New Mexico Nursing license or current Compact state license.
SKILLS: Able to read, write, and speak English fluently. Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal skills required. Competence with word processing and Excel is desirable. Familiarity with Powerpoint, performance improvement methods, and basic statistics also desirable.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 2 years of nursing experience, of which a minimum of one has been spent in an acute care setting relevant to the ICU. Experience with data collection and analysis preferred.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Medical Director of Clinician Directed Performance Improvement with secondary reporting to the Chief Nursing Officer.
-Bloodborne pathogen: A
General medical office environment and general hospital departments/nursing units, including critical care areas. Requires knowledge of safety standards to limit exposure to infectious disease. Daily contact with infectious diseases and bodily fluids.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to move around hospital to all units/departments. Requires close work, good vision, fine motor dexterity
Our Mission: WHY WE EXIST. To extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our Core Values: WHAT WE BELIEVE IN.DIGNITY Respect for the worth of every person, recognition and commitment to the value of diverse individuals and perspectives, and special concern for the poor and underserved. INTEGRITY Honesty, justice, and consistency in all relationships. EXCELLENCE High standards of service and performance. COMPASSION Service in a spirit of empathy, love, and concern. STEWARDSHIP Wise and just use of talents and resources in a collaborative manner.Our Vision: WHAT WE ARE STRIVING TO DO. CHRISTUS HEALTH, a Catholic health ministry, will be a leader, a partner and an advocate in the creation of innovative health and wellness solutions that improve the lives of individuals and communities so that all may experience God's healing presence and love. Our Name and Symbol:WHO WE ARE. CHRISTUS is Latin for "Christ," and proclaims publicly the core of our mission. OUR NAME choice also recognizes the heritage of our two congregational sponsors, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word in Houston and San Antonio. Jesus Christ is the Incarnate Word, the Word of God made flesh. It is, theref...ore, only fitting that it is in another form of His name that our health ministries are called together. OUR SYMBOL Reflects the healing ministry of Jesus Christ - a combination of a medical cross and a religious cross. The flowing banner on the cross is a common symbol of the risen Christ, while the royal purple signifies Christ. The flowing banner also conveys a sense of motion as we move forward into a new era of service to our communities.