Kettering Health is a not-for-profit system of 13 medical centers and more than 120 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. We are committed to transforming the health care experience with high-quality care for every stage of life. Our service-oriented mission is in action every day, whether it’s by providing care in our facilities, training the next generation of health care professionals, or serving others through international outreach.
Soin Medical Center Overview
The Trauma Program Manager (TPM) is a registered nurse who is fundamental to the development, implementation and evaluation of the trauma program. Coordinates the care of the trauma patient using an interdisciplinary approach in accordance with the requirements of the American College of Surgeons Trauma Team from pre-hospital care through emergency services, acute care services and throughout the continuum of care. Represents trauma center (KHN) at regional and state Trauma Meetings. Assumes day to day responsibility for process and performance improvement activities as they relate to nursing and ancillary personnel and assists the trauma director in carrying out the same functions for the physicians. Responsibilities include: clinical activities, education responsibilities, performance improvement, administration, supervision of trauma registry, consultations and liaison, research as requested, community/injury prevention and national involvement in trauma care systems.
Key Job Responsibilities Clinical Activities: coordinate management across the continuum of trauma care, which includes the planning and implementation of clinical protocols and practice management guidelines, monitoring care of in-hospital patients, and serving as a resource for clinical practice.
Minimum Education BSN required. Master’s degree in nursing preferred.
Minimum Work Experience More than five years of experience in the critical care areas required.
Required Skills Formal education at graduate level related to performance improvement preferred. Experience with performance improvement related to patient care and systems preferred.
Required Licenses [Ohio, United States] Registered Nurse
Licensed RN in the state of Ohio. Certification in TNCC, ACLS, BLS, and PALS required. Certification as TC-RN, CEN, or CCRN preferred.