RN Charge Nurse Emergency Department Days
Posted on: May 20, 2023
1 year of ED registered nurse charge experience in a Level II ED or Level III ED strongly preferred.
Provides nursing leadership for a specific shift and unit/area.
Work Schedule: Full Time Days
Location: Memorial Hospital Central
Supervises and mentors staff during assigned shift. Determines staffing level and assignments based on staff availability, staff abilities, census, and patient acuity.
Provides direct patient care as needed. Floats between staff to assist with problem-solving. May take patient assignments to meet staffing needs.
Evaluates the effectiveness of patient care, including formal evaluation, and identifies any issues that affect desired patient outcomes. Responds to complaints about patient care and related services, and manages through established channels.
Performs role-specific duties as assigned, including entering orders, performing admissions or discharges, and coordinating transfers. Ensures staff has necessary equipment and supplies to provide safe, quality patient care.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
* Basic Life Support
* Registered Nurse
* Advanced Cardiac Life Support
* PALS Certification
* Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course
* Trauma Nurse Core Course
* Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses
Minimum Required Education: Graduate of an accredited or state board of nursing approved Registered/Professional Nursing program if less than 3 years experience. Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Nursing.
Required Licensure/Certification: State licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN). Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. Relevant certification as determined at position level.
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The pay range for this position is: $36.47 - $56.52 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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