Summa Health System

 

Summa Health System is recognized as one of the region’s top employers by a number of third party organizations, including NorthCoast 99. Exceptional candidates gravitate to Summa because of its culture, passion for delivering excellent service to our patients and families commitment to our philosophy of servant leadership, collegial working relationships at every level of the organization and competitive pay and benefits.

 

Summa Health System Akron, OH, USA
Jul 21, 2019
Full time
SUMMA Health Systems - RN-MEDICAL/SURGICAL (JOB ID: 20384) - Akron, Ohio    RN - 6 WEST - MEDICAL/SURGICAL FULL TIME - 36 HR/WK - 7A-7:30P SUMMA HEALTH SYSTEM - AKRON CAMPUS   Summa Health System is recognized as one of the region’s top employers by a number of third party organizations, including NorthCoast 99. Exceptional candidates gravitate to Summa because of its culture, passion for delivering excellent service to our patients and families commitment to our philosophy of servant leadership, collegial working relationships at every level of the organization and competitive pay and benefits.     Summary: Guided by knowledge of the basic principles of nursing based on the biological, physical, and psycho-social sciences, utilizes judgment supported by evidence and nursing theory in the delivery of nursing care. Provides, coordinates and/or delegates nursing care and manages resources in the delivery of care for patients, the family of patients and the community, with the goal of attaining, maintaining and restoring optimum health. 1. Formal Education Required: - Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing, or a school accepted for candidacy status from an accrediting body 2. Experience & Training Required: - Per diem RNs must have at least one year recent experience in the area of practice 3. Other Skills, Competencies and Qualifications: a. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination b. Requires standing and walking for extended periods of time c. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range d. Requires working under stressful conditions or working irregular hours e. Requires exposure to communicable disease, body fluids, toxic substances, ionizing radiation, and other potentially hazardous conditions common to a clinical environment, such as risk of falls, strains, etc. f. Maintains current Basic Life Support Certification; All nurses new to critical care, PACU, and ED must successfully complete Advanced Cardiac Life Support within the first year and maintain current card. Experienced critical care RNs and RNs hired as per diems in critical care, PACU, and ED must successfully complete Advanced Cardiac Life Support within six months and maintain current card
Summa Health System Akron, OH, USA
Jul 17, 2019
Full time
RN TRANSITIONAL CARE COORD/CASE MGR (JOB ID: 20451) - Akron, Ohio    RN Transitional Care Coordinator/Case Manager  Full time 36 hrs/week 12 hr shifts Transitional Care Summa Health System-Akron campus Summa Health System is recognized as one of the region’s top employers by a number of third party organizations, including NorthCoast 99. Exceptional candidates gravitate to Summa because of its culture, passion for delivering excellent service to our patients and families commitment to our philosophy of servant leadership, collegial working relationships at every level of the organization and competitive pay and benefits.     Summary: Facilitates development, implementation, coordination, and evaluation of patient’s individualized plan which starts on admission and involves and prepares the patient/family for self-management post stay. Collaborates with patient, family, physician and interdisciplinary team to assure care is provided from acute care through the continuum. Includes taking a leadership role with the interdisciplinary team to achieve actions and processes designed to ensure optimal clinical outcomes, coordination and continuity of health care as patients transfer between different venues of care and promotes effective utilization of healthcare resources through monitoring the patient's stay. Minimum Qualifications: 1.Formal Education Required: -Graduate of an accredit BSN school of professional nursing or a school accepted for candidacy status from an accrediting body -Registered Nurse, Licensed in the State of Ohio 2.Experience & Training Required: -Two (2) years recent experience in clinical, utilization management, home care, discharge planning, and/or case management 3.Other Skills, Competencies and Qualifications: -Demonstrates a high level of clinical competence that is recognized by peers -Is knowledgeable of disease processes, treatment protocols and pharmacological management -Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and sensitively in writing and orally with physicians, patients and families, health care professionals, and others -Ability to interact and collaborate with physicians and other health care professionals in a professional manner -Ability to organize and coordinate the work efforts of others -Ability to prioritize work and solve problems -Assumes accountability for demonstrating behaviors consistent with the customer service policy -Population Specific Competency: Ability to effectively interact with populations of patients/customers with an understanding of their needs for self-respect and dignity -Maintains current Basic Life Support certification 4.Level of Physical Demands: -Heavy: Exerts 50-100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or ten to 20 pounds of force continuously to move objects. drilliena@summahealth.org