Charge RN~ MedSurg FT Night

Charge RN~ MedSurg FT Night job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 3rd - Night
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: Lovelace Women’s Hospital is New Mexico’s first and only hospital dedicated to women’s health.  Our patients choose Lovelace Women’s Hospital because it’s a name they trust.  Whether we come alongside them for a birthing experience or breast cancer treatment, our primary goal is to offer them exceptional care. For eight consecutive years, Lovelace Women’s Hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare Magazine as one of the best places to work in healthcare in the nation.

Lovelace Women’s Hospital is hiring an Emergency Department Charge RN.  The Charge RN is responsible and accountable for the practice of professional nursing, including nursing management of the patient and staff of assigned area in his/her charge. 

  • Manages the patient care process of ensuring that a comprehensive patient assessment and plan of care is completed and documented on all patients within the timeframe of the established policy.
  • Demonstrates accountability for professional practice.  Serves as a role model to staff, preceptor and/or mentor.  Assumes responsibility for care provided by non-RN members of the nursing team
  • Manages staff members, assesses the needs of patients, and delegates tasks appropriately.
  • Collaborates with the unit managers and/or directors in developing and revising unit policies, procedures and protocols.
  • Serves as a departmental liaison and first line of contact with patients, providers and staff.

Qualifications:

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<!—[if !supportLists]—>      <!—[endif]—>Supervision/management knowledge and experience; clinical expertise; strong conflict resolution skills; ability to maintain patient confidentiality.

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<!—[if !supportLists]—>      <!—[endif]—>CPR

<!—[if !supportLists]—>      <!—[endif]—>Valid NM Nursing License or NM Compact License

Why Lovelace Women’s Hospital?

  • 2015 & 2016 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers
  • 2016 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to Work since 2008
  • Zia Award from Quality New Mexico for Best in Class

Department / Location

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
Lovelace Womens Hospital - Albuquerque, NM