Manager Trauma Program

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Overview

At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

WellStar North Fulton Hospital has an exceptional opportunity for a Manager Trauma Services Program (TPM).

The Manager, Trauma Services Program (TPM) is a Registered Nurse (RN) who is responsible, in collaboration with Trauma Medical Director (TMD), for the coordination of services and system elements required for the optimal care of the trauma patient.

In addition, this leader oversees operations to ensure maintenance as a verified/designated trauma program as set forth by the guidelines established by the American College of Surgeons Trauma Center Verification Program or State designated trauma program. The TPM is responsible for the integration of processes of care across the trauma continuum; from injury through rehabilitation to include injury prevention.

Level I and II trauma centers are considered higher level of care due to higher volumes and a complex trauma population. Level III and IV trauma centers transfer complex trauma patients to the higher level trauma centers (I and II). The TPM interfaces with leaders within their hospital from Administration, Nursing, Emergency Services, Medical Imaging, Care Coordination, Quality, and others, to improve care and maintain sustainability for the program.

The TPM, in collaboration with the TMD, is responsible for analysis of the Trauma Quality Improvement Program (TQIP) data and developing and implementing initiatives to improve benchmarks. The TPM represents the Trauma Center in regional, state, and national trauma committees or organizations.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education Graduate with Bachelor of Science in Nursing from an approved school of professional nursing (Master of Science in Nursing with a clinical concentration in trauma, Emergency or relevant field preferred).

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification: Registered Nurse in the State of Georgia; Current ACLS, TNCC, ATCN and TCRN certification preferred.

Required Minimum Experience Minimum of three to five years of clinical nursing in emergency, critical care and trauma care. Minimum of three to five years progressive management/supervisory experience. Previous experience in verified Level I or Level II ACS verified Trauma Center or state designated trauma program preferred.

Maintains 48 trauma related continuing education hours every 3 years (averaged 16 per year) per the ACS standard

Required Minimum Skills : Interpersonal skills necessary to interact productively with both internal and external personnel at all levels of the organization, patients, families, physicians and staff, to promote the optimal care of patients and the optimal functioning of the trauma program.

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

DepartmentEmergency Department Trauma

FacilityWellStar North Fulton Hospital

CategoryNursing Leadership

CityRoswell

ShiftDays

StateGeorgia




22 March 2020
Location: United States Georgia Roswell
Salary: Highly Competitive USD per year
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Nursing Leadership
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