Kettering Health Network is a not-for-profit network of eight hospitals, and over 120 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer fighting technology, Ohio’s leading heart hospital, as well as revolutionary brain and spine surgery. With nearly 12,000 employees and 2,100 physicians, Kettering Health Network is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for every stage of life.
The RN Nursing Team Lead functions as a liaison, resource expert, and consultant to patient care associates during and throughout an assigned shift. The Lead serves as the on-site and facilitates communication between and among patient care providers, physicians, and support service associates. The Lead serves as a customer relations representative for patients, families, and visitors. Acts as a liaison to the administrator on-call regarding issues related to patient and associate safety and public relations.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE: Knowledge of current approaches to the delivery of nursing care and strategies for assessing, implementing, and evaluating relevant concepts. Knowledge of the following principles is required: leadership skills, management principles, problem-solving process, change theory, effective communication, cultural diversity, and confidentiality. The Team Lead demonstrates evidence of self-directing and continuing professional growth and development.
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: 2-5 years of clinical nursing experience required.
EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science in Nursing required.