HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge Registered Nurse Emergency Services in Frankfort, Kentucky

The Charge Nurse directs patient care in accordance with established policies and procedures of Frankfort Regional Medical Center and professional organizations and in support of the mission of Frankfort Regional Medical Center. Care is provided in a patient and family centered environment.

The Emergency Department Charge Nurse is a member of the ED Leadership Team responsible for the shift-to-shift coordination of patient care and throughput. The Charge Nurse participates with the ED leadership team for achievement of key results in the areas of Quality, Service, Growth, People and Finance. The Charge Nurse should serve as a role model to staff and possess professional communication skills and clinical and operational decision making. The Charge Nurse leads by example with a positive attitude. In addition, the Charge Nurse shows skill in leading and motivating others, conflict resolution and service excellence, and assists the ED Director in attaining budgetary accountability by assuring that staffing reflects alignment with the staffing matrix and fluctuates appropriately to meet the needs of the department.

DEGREE OF SUPERVISION REQUIRED The Charge Nurse will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and procedures with ongoing guidance and direction by the Director and / or Manager. The Charge Nurse will consult and collaborate with ED Director and / or Manager as necessary and appropriate.

Education: Graduated from an accredited school of nursing required, Bachelor’s degree preferred

Licensure/Certifications: Must hold a current license from the Kentucky Board of Nursing. BLS required upon hire. CEN and/or CPEN preferred within 12 months of hire. ACLS, TNCC, PALS and ENPC required.

Experience: A minimum of three years clinical experience. Experience as an ED RN, with growth to proficient or expert status preferred. Can be an individual demonstrating advancement from Novice to Competent who exhibits exceptional leadership skills who has an interest in further professional development. Leading and Motivating Delegating Embracing Change Critical Thinking Crucial Conversations Conflict Resolution Service Excellence Teamwork and Collaboration Others as articulated by ED Leadership Team

Title: Charge Registered Nurse Emergency Services

Location: Kentucky-Frankfort-Frankfort Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00059-3386