RN Charge

Location: WK South
Department: Nursing Service - NS-3 E-Telemetry/Med Surg
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Date Posted: 9/1/2020
Description:      This 28 bed Medical Surgical / Telemetry unit is looking for a RN charge nurse who demonstrates leadership qualities, has a positive attitude, is self-motivated, dependable and has excellent assessment and communication skills.  We are seeking a professional with a minimum of 3 years clinical experience.  This unit offers a challenging and fast-paced environment.  Responsibilities as charge nurse will include, but are not limited to, patient assignments, delegating appropriate tasks to staff nurses and ancillary staff, being a role model and leader, being a resource for other members of the health care team and mentoring new staff members.
     Our patients include, but are not limited to, general surgery, geriatric patients, adult general medicine, genitourinary conditions, and gastrointestinal conditions.  The wide variety of diagnosis provides for an abundance of opportunities to increase your knowledge.  All beds are telemetry capable with the use of spacelab monitors.  These are monitored by our telemetry techs in the central monitoring station.  
     ACLS is not a prerequisite of employment.  ACLS, along with many other classes are offered at out career institute, free of charge to employees.  The right candidate will receive a comprehensive hospital and unit specific orientation where you will be provided with 1:1 instruction from a preceptor. 

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