JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFKâ��s cross streets is named in his honor.
Originally called Indio Community Hospital, JFK has grown to a 145-bed acute-care hospital that is part of Tenet Healthcare California. It offers a variety of services, including:
Emergency care 24/7 Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging technology Cardiovascular services Maternity care and pediatric services Ambulatory surgery center Imaging services Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
The Emergency Department Clinical Coordinator performs the clinical role of an RN III and:
Oversees the throughput of patients through the Emergency Department in a timely, efficient, and organized manner.
The Clinical Coordinator will assist with the expeditious processing of patient care services such as lab results, admission process, transportation and transfer of patients to the floor and communication with ancillary personnel.
Works collaboratively with the Emergency Department Physician to keep them appraised of: ?Changes in patientâ��s condition
Patients waiting to be seen or evaluated
Delays in flow of patient care.
The Clinical Coordinator is a liaison between nurses, physicians, patients and family members and will address customer concerns, making practical decisions and recommendations for problems and/or issues that arise during the shift.
Is competent to act as a clinical resource for staff
Helping staff to improve their competency and mastery of Emergency Nursing
Is responsible for managing day to day performance issues with staff.
Provides input to the Department Director for staff competencies and performance evaluations.
The Clinical Coordinator assures that the shift supervisor is informed of pending admits/transfers through close communications with clerks, nurses, and physicians.
The Clinical Coordinator reports to the Director of Emergency Services / Clinical Manager / House Shift Supervisor or designee and maintains open lines of communication regarding patient care issues or concerns regarding quality of care and/or system problems
Current California RN License
Minimum of five (5) years previous emergency room experience
Successful mastery of nursing skills and knowledge related to a RN III position
Previous experience or demonstrated skills in leadership and management
Current American Heart Association BLS Certification (maintained current at all times)
Current American Heart Association ACLS Certification (maintained current at all times)
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105002095
About John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.