HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Trauma Injury Prevention & Education Coordinator (RN) in Corpus Christi, Texas
_Corpus Christi Medical Center, Corpus Christi, TX_ /An HCA Affiliated Hospital/
_Trauma Injury Prevention & Education Coordinator._
Corpus Christi Medical Center is a Health Care System including Bay Area, Doctors Regional, The Heart Hospital, Northwest Regional, Bayview Behavioral Hospital, North shore Emergency Center, Northwest Behavioral Health Center and Radiation Oncology at Corpus Christi Cancer Center.
We are committed to the care and improvement of human life; constantly striving to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare. From caring for fragile newborns to complex cardiovascular patients, Corpus Christi Medical Center ensures the community receives the highest quality medical care available.
*Corpus Christi Medical Center *is a 631-bed Health Care System offering a comprehensive scope of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services, including: * 24-hour Emergency Services * Bariatric Services * Behavioral Health Services * Cancer Diagnostics & Treatment * Cardiovascular Testing & Surgery * Diagnostic Imaging/MRI * Breast Diagnostic Center * Inpatient Rehabilitation * Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Level I, II, III * Maternal and Neonatal Transport * Neurosurgical and Neurological Services * Orthopedic Services * Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation * Women's Health Center
Corpus Christi Medical Center is currently looking for a* Trauma Injury Prevention & Education Coordinator* at our Bay Area Medical Center campus.
RESPONSIBILITIES: * Ensures compliance with American College of Surgeons and Department of State Health Services trauma educational standards. Maintains required documentation to support compliance in conformance with the Bay Area Medical Center. * Leads trauma educational activities. * Plans activities based on Performance Improvement indicators and evaluates the effectiveness of plans. * Plans and implements intramural and extramural educational activities. Examples (but not limited to): Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) and Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC). * Ensures unit specific orientation meets needs for trauma patient care and is a resource to unit based educators when developing trauma orientation guidelines. * Coordinates the annual assessment and validation of priority high-risk trauma-related skills * Utilizes PI data do direct intramural and extramural educational programs when necessary and evaluates the effectiveness of programs * Attends monthly Trauma Multidisciplinary Committee meetings to present information related to education plan, no more than 3 unexcused absences per calendar year. Evidenced by review of meeting minutes. * Serves as a member of Multidisciplinary Trauma Committee meetings. * Performs other duties and special projects as assigned. Performance will be evaluated in terms of: a) level of participation; b) completion by due date; c) adherence to instructions; d) accuracy. * Collaborates with Director of Trauma, Trauma Process Improvement Outcomes Coordinator and other departments to establish trauma educational needs * Provides evidenced based injury prevention activities based on priorities identified by the trauma registry data. * Provides input to policies associated with the job’s purpose and essential responsibilities. * Participates in the CBRAC injury prevention committee on regional safety initiatives. * Participates in Emergency Preparedness. * Employee reflects HCA values and sensitivity to HCA ethics and compliance principles in his/her daily activities. + Adheres to policies on appropriate access. + Respects patient confidentiality. + Upholdscode of conduct.
QUALIFICATIONS: * Completion of a BSN from an accredited school of nursing program. * 3-5 years clinical experience recent Emergency Department (ED), Critical Care (CCU ICU) or Trauma nursing care. * Current Texas licensure with the State Board of Nurse Examiners * Current CPR Certification through the American Heart Association. * ACLS and PALS/ENPC certification within six months of employment. * TNCC Instructor certification (preferred) and ENPC provider verification within 6 months of employment.
We offer a generous compensation package including: Vacation, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan. Dental, vision, life and disability insurance, wellness resources and flexible spending accounts, along with other voluntary benefit options and programs.
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Title: Trauma Injury Prevention & Education Coordinator (RN)
Location: Texas-Corpus Christi-Corpus Christi Medical Center Bay Area
Requisition ID: 08298-8653