The Rehabilitation Hospital of Wisconsin (RHOW) is a state-of-the-art, 40-bed Inpatient Acute Rehabilitation Hospital that is dedicated to restoring lives. We are a result of the joint venture/partnership between ProHealth Care and Kindred Healthcare to meet the growing rehabilitation needs of the region.
RHOW specializes in treating patients with many diagnoses, including, but not limited to, stroke, brain injury, amputation, neurological and cardiac disorders. In 2016, RHOW has received Joint Commission Disease Specific Specialization in Stroke and Amputee Rehabilitation.
This position requires working every third weekend and hours are 1800 - 0630.
The Clinical Supervisor (CS) functions under the direction and supervision of the Chief Clinical Officer and assumes responsibility for the Nursing Department. The CS in collaboration with the CCO, Clinical Nurse Leader and leadership team assists to implement, interpret and assure compliance with policies and procedures including regulatory and accreditation standards. The CS directly supervises the RNs, LPNs and CNAs and is the leader in charge when administration is out of the building. The CS is responsible for implementing hospital goals and objectives based on budget parameters. The CS reinforces the mission and vision of the hospital in all interactions.
Ensures the nursing department staff performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.
Ensures occurrence of appropriate documentation, including documentation of medical necessity, by staff in medical records; monitors completion and revisions to the Interdisciplinary Care Plan.
Assures compliance with nursing scope of practice and HIPAA.
Coordinates new admissions including room and staffing assignments.
Ensures nursing attendance and participation in team conferences.
Ensures staff completes charting timely.
Ensures staff takes lunches when working 6 or more hours.
Ensures staff assignments are divided among staff taking into account acuity and other factors.
Manages staffing plans, nursing hours per patient day, and quality of work of nursing staff.
Ensures limited agency usage and overtime hours by managing and monitoring the schedule.
May have patient care assignment in addition to daily responsibilities.
Coordinates and directs appropriate rehab care needs related to patient/family educational needs, barriers or continuum of care requirements.
Serves as a clinical rehab resources for patients/familes during their rehab stay.
Coordinates, and assist as needed, with rehab specific patient/family education.
Coordinates rehab patient care needs with front-line nursing staff, as well as, acts as a liasion between other members of the rehab team.
Assists with rounding on patients/families.
Assists with day to day coordination/follow-up of patient care and problem resolution.
Assists with ensuring FIM accuracy.
Other duties as assigned.
Graduation from an accredited Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Associate Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program. BSN Preferred.
Current state licensure as Registered Nurse
CPR/BCLS certification. ACLS preferred.
CRRN Certification preferred
Minimum 2 years of nurse supervisory experience preferred
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrates strong problem solving and critical thinking skills