*This position is for Asheville Specialty Hospital*
Asheville Specialty Hospital (ASH) is the only accredited long-term acute care hospital in the western North Carolina region. ASH is an independent affiliate of Mission Health, housing 34 licensed beds and an attending medical staff of two physicians and two nurse practitioners' who communicate and plan medical treatment with your physician.
ASH has two levels of patient care within the hospital. Progressive Care is step-down level patients with nurse:patient ratios of 1:4 or 1:5 and may include patients with: cardiac, pulmonary, neuro, complex-wound care, and/or renal needs; these patients may be on telemetry or have a stable tracheostomy.
In the High-Obs area, we care for critically ill patients with nurse:patient ratios of 1:3. These patients may be on a ventilator with tracheostomy or titratable infusions.
Our nursing team includes both nurses and CNAs, who work in strong collaboration with our Respiratory, Rehab, and Wound Teams.
The Clinical Supervisor is generally a first line leader and resource for providers, staff, and patients, related to clinical issues. The Clinical Supervisor collaborates with Nursing Director or designee on clinical and non-clinical issues (employee relations, individual behaviors, provider relationships, etc.). Exercises management responsibilities through problem-solving and collaboration, independently and as delegated by Nursing Director. The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for supervising, directing, coaching, and mentoring nursing staff. Provides nursing services to patients and families, in accordance with scope of practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) as defined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS License: Current license as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina, or an associated compact state.
Current BLS: Red Cross or American Heart Association.
Current ACLS: American Heart Association.
Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
License: National certification in progressive care or critical care
Experience: 2-5 years of hospital experience in a supervisory role. Computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, data management. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.