Company: Yale University
Location: New Haven
Posted on: May 11, 2022
Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement
and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between
Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of
Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major
museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art
concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art,
Drama, and Music.
Position Focus:In 1971, Yale University established Yale Health to
provide health services to its facility, staff and students through
a multidisciplinary health maintenance organization located on
campus. Yale Health has more than 42,000 members including
students, staff, faculty and their families who come from every
state in the country and almost every country in the world. We are
celebrating 50 years of service to the Yale community.
Our state-of-the-art facility at 55 Lock Street, is where our
members receive most of their care from our 150+ providers. It is a
144,000 square foot medical facility with over 90 exam rooms, a
24/7 Acute Care Department, a 17-bed inpatient facility with two
negative pressure rooms, a diagnostic imaging suite including MR
and CT scan, x-ray and ultrasound and a full-service retail
The Clinical Nurse collaborates with the care team to deliver
direct patient care to identified patient populations in a unit.
Provides daily clinical support and nursing care, including
integration of administrative work within a clinical department. In
support of the Clinical Nurse Manager and Chief of Medical Service,
is responsible and accountable for ensuring achievement of
strategic objectives and mission in the related patient service
line. As a critical member of the care team, demonstrates
outstanding clinical judgement and critical thinking skills to
support organizational goals to meet superior outcomes, provides
seamless high quality and efficiencies in the delivery of care.
Patient and Family centered care is demonstrated in all areas of
operations. Adheres to a safety culture, fosters staff engagement
and service excellence to promote a positive work environment.
Works in close collaboration with nursing, clinician and physician
staff to ensure standards of care are consistently met. Practically
applies comprehensive knowledge of nursing standards and principles
as well as quality assurance and infection control theory in daily
Work Days/Hours (Other than Standard):Generally Monday through
Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. May include combination of days and
evenings including weekends/holidays.
Essential Duties:1. The clinical nurse uses the nursing process to
deliver high quality comprehensive and individualized care to
members of Yale Health. 2. Collaborates with members of the
multidisciplinary team to support the work of the team, unit
activities, and the accomplishment of positive patient outcomes. 3.
Delegates responsibilities to appropriate members of the care
delivery team based upon an understanding of others' roles, scope
of practice, knowledge, and capabilities to ensure optimal
utilization of personnel. 4. Contributes to a positive work
environment by being responsive to the need for change. 5.
Maintains a collaborative work relationship with staff members
through respect and recognition of cultural and human diversity. 6.
Successfully completes the competency based orientation within
designated time frame. 7. Identifies self-learning needs and
actively participates in meeting them in collaboration with the
leadership team. Sets and achieves professional goals. 8. Delivers
excellence in patient care through compliance with all patient
safety and regulatory initiatives. 9. Communicates in a calm
professional manner with patients, families, colleagues, members of
the care team, and other hospital personnel, accepts and elicits
feedback, and works toward resolving problems and clarifying issues
and concerns. 10. Uses resources in a fiscally sound manner. 11.
Compliance with University, State and federal healthcare
- Bachelors Degree in Nursing.
- Demonstrated ability to multitask and prioritize using the
nursing process in a high volume outpatient environment.
- Competent clinical triage skills and critical thinking
- Evidence of maintenance of professional skill and competency,
attendance at educational programs such as seminars and workshops
that are appropriate to the field.
- Outstanding interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and
excellent written skills.
- Computer proficiency as it relates to the use of an EMR.
- Yale University considers applicants for employment without
regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an
individual's sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as
a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate
on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or
Keywords: Yale University, New Haven , Registered Nurse, Healthcare , New Haven, Connecticut
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