RN, Clinical Supervisor

MemorialCare Health System Laguna Hills, CA
Purpose Statement / Position Summary

This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of Saddleback Medical Center. It is expected that the employee demonstrate behavior consistent with our core values: Integrity, Accountability, Best Practice, Compassion and Synergy. The employee will support Saddleback Medical Center's strategic plan and demonstrates active support and participation in Lean initiatives for continuous performance improvement, patient safety and patient centered care. The RN, Front Line Supervisor is responsible for operational issues of the patient care department during their assigned shift. The RN, Front Line Supervisor is responsible for directing and coordinating all operations of the department according to the policies, procedures, standards and standard work that guide the processes for the assigned department. Responsibilities include the assessment, planning, implementing and evaluation of individuals and processes for the department to ensure consistent high-quality, cost-effective patient care. The RN, Front Line Supervisor has the responsibility to manage material and labor resources as defined in the departmental annual budget. The success of the department is inherent in the incumbent's ability to demonstrate positive, professional communication with patients, families, physicians, departmental and interdepartmental staff to optimize workflow and to facilitate problem identification and resolution.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the Job

List of broad job specific functions that employees must be able to do:

* Models an interdisciplinary approach and collaborates with physician partners to achieve optimal operational efficiency.

* Supports MemorialCare initiatives.

* Promotes the advancement of the profession of nursing.

* Foster employee engagement, inspiring loyalty and leading by example.

* Creates a supportive and healthy work environment through clinical and administrative leadership and expertise.

* Embraces a Lean mindset and utilizes the plan - do - study - act (PDSA) performance improvement model.

* Fosters a culture of safety by assessing, applying appropriate interventions and evaluating the effectiveness of those outcomes.

* Creates and environment that supports and enhances service excellence and the Patient and Family Experience.

* Ensure accountability to achieve financial targets through daily management activities.

* Promotes and participates in activities designed to support organizational excellence and growth.

* Demonstrates active support of the Journey to nursing excellence.

* Performs other duties as assigned.


* Two years' experience required in an area of similar clinical expertise

* Supervisor and/or nursing leadership experience preferred


* Current California RN license

* Bachelor's degree in nursing required

* Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Card

* Current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support

* Specialty certification preferred

* NIHSS certification preferred