The Sepsis Coordinator leads and facilitates the development, implementation, and ongoing adherence to the identification and treatment of sepsis patient populations. The RN Coordinator also ensures these programs adhere to the mission and vision of CSV.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with an ADN, BSN or MSN degree
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Hold a valid NM RN license. Current BLS certification; ACLS within 6 months
Excellent reading, writing, and editing skills in English.
Familiarity with Epic and ability to effectively evaluate medical records.
Competence with word processing and spreadsheets.
Strong organizational skills.
Must be self-directed.
Excellent telephone and communication skills.
Ability to articulate information or data to multiple audiences with varying level of knowledge and expertise.
Must be able to understand graphical displays of data.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, test hypotheses and draw valid conclusions.
Understanding of hospital processes and the systems involved in the delivery of patient care.
Demonstrate skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
EXPERIENCE: 3+ years nursing experience in a critical care setting; One (1) to two (2) years Quality Improvement experience in acute care hospital desired;
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Manager, CDPI
- Bloodborne pathogen
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to move around the hospital to all units/departments; requires close work, good vision and fine motor dexterity.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.