Catholic Health Initiatives RN-Charge, Emergency Department, Flaget Memorial Hospital, Nights, Full Time in BARDSTOWN, Kentucky

RN-Charge, Emergency Department, Flaget Memorial Hospital, Nights, Full Time

Description

The charge nurse assists the Clinical Manager and/or

Nursing Director with the management of the unit including participating in

employee evaluation, staffing and scheduling, patient and preceptor

assignments, oversight of resource utilization, and initiating and overseeing

quality improvement activities. The charge nurse acts as a resource and

provides information/education to unit staff. The charge nurse is

involved in service recovery, promoting customer service to both internal and

external customers. The charge nurse is a role model and proponent of the

professional nurse as exemplified by their presence on the unit, participation

in nursing department initiatives such as the acquisition of Magnet

Certification, and organizational committee

meetings.

Qualifications

Education:

BSN required. Graduation from an accredited/approved school of nursing.

Credentials in specialty area preferred.

Experience:

Two years of patient care experience preferred in specialty area. Must be

knowledgeable of current nursing practices.

License & Certification:

Current license in Kentucky. CPR required. Specialty certifications

required based upon unit specifications.

Effective May 1, 2014, all new-hire Associate

Degree Registered Nurses (new graduate and experienced) are required to start

an approved BSN program within two years of hire and complete an approved BSN

program within five years of hire.

Additional Responsibilities :

Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and

professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times

Adheres to and exhibits our core values:

Reverence : Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation,

shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that

we hold in trust all that has been given to us.

Integrity : Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and

sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.

Compassion : Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows

and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community.

Excellence : Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually

surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all

times

Adheres to organizational and department specific safety

standards and guidelines

Works

collaboratively and supports efforts of team members

Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts

effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the

broader health care community

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are EqualOpportunity Employers/CBKYONE

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location KENTUCKY-BARDSTOWN-FLAGET MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 7p-7a

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0120813