Are you an experienced RN looking to join our team of Healthcare Heroes? We have an exciting opportunity in Women's Health for a RN Team Lead. Through professional growth, quality improvement, and interdisciplinary collaboration, we've built an innovative culture that allows nurses to grow their skillsets, develop their practice, and leverage their years of experience to build a rewarding, lasting career with impact. Our Geisinger nurses make a difference in the lives of the people they see every day- our friends, neighbors, and family members.
Supervises nursing personnel and coordinates activities of the department. Provides nursing care or support for patients in all age groups. Plans and organizes the daily activities of the department in adherence with the requirements mandated by regulatory requirements. Functions in a 20% administrative/80% clinical capacity.
Provides employee supervision and supports the daily operation of activities in the nursing department as they relate to management and service relationships with internal and external partners.
Ensures efficient and productive workflow.
Develop staff work and call schedules and approve time off requests through a fair and reasonable process.
Ensures appropriate and complete staff education and training.
Completes performance evaluations.
Thoroughly evaluates and responds to staff ideas and suggestions.
Responds to staff concerns and recommends disciplinary action when necessary.
Participates in the formulation of nursing policies and goals as well as policies affecting other departments; communicates and interprets policies, procedures, and regulations to patients, visitors, and staff members as required.
Provides appropriate information; recognizes team accomplishments, gives feedback, constructively resolves conflicts and sets the example for professional conversation and behavior.
Ensures regulatory compliance is understood and communicated to the staff.
Identify and develop short and long-range plans to correct deficiencies.
Arrange and is responsible for the interview, selection process and hiring of new staff.
Work within the guidelines established through Human Resources to ensure appropriate processes are maintained.
Maintains staffing schedules to support the goals for patient satisfaction and department performance Triages complaint calls from patients, employees, or visitors.
Collects and analyzes patient and provider complaint and grievance data to identify opportunities for performance improvement in a collaborative role with management.
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the job related to that position.
The ideal candidate for this position would be an Experienced RN aspiring for leadership. You will have the opportunity to have a team of mentors and access to leadership courses through Geisinger to help you in your career journey to leadership. In this unique role, you will have the opportunity to be hands on with our patients as well as supervise a collegial team of experienced clinicians.
Specific Job Responsibilities for Women's Health RN Team Lead:
Facilitate Nursing Assignments
Nursing In-basket and rooming patients
Liaison between Physician and Clinical Team Members
Procedural Support: including but not limited to LEEP, 1st trimester MVA, Colposcopy, Birth Control Placement and more
Treatment and education of patients from conception to postpartum
Monday through Friday
Typical hours are 8:00AM to 4:30PM
After hours support will be needed for typical managerial support (ie the occasional call off)
We're proud to offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
Medical, prescription drug, vision and dental coverage
Family Support (Fertility and Adoption Support)
Employer contribution to your retirement plan
Tuition assistance (part time and full time roles only)
Generous paid time off packages that allows you to take the time you need to travel, rest, and care for and reconnect with friends and family.
Professional opportunities for growth and advancement
Support and mentorship from a full range of dedicated and experienced nursing leaders
Community Involvement through our Employee Resources Groups
Graduate from Specialty Training Program-Nursing (Required), Bachelor's Degree-Healthcare Related Degree (Preferred)
Minimum of 2 years-Nursing (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body; Licensed Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of Pennsylvania
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencingprograms, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13... hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.