HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse Charge Critical Care - Medical ICU - Full Time Days in Las Vegas, Nevada


_ _ The Charge Nurse is responsible for the provision of patient care delivered on a nursing unit. The Charge Nurse is accountable for and has the authority to make decisions to promote quality patient care on their nursing unit. The Charge Nurse is expected to apply hospital policies and procedures, as well as Standards of Care in the provision and supervision of patient care using the nursing process.

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_ _ The duties and responsibilities listed herein are not intended to be all inclusive but rather to indicate the primary emphasis of the job and establish the parameters for the necessary skill, effort, responsibility and working conditions that make up the job. Promotes the profession of Nursing · Creative problem solving skills using critical thinking, active listening skills and empathy; role models this behavior in others · Adheres to and promotes proactive patient, personal and facility safety · Consistently demonstrates a professional approach to open and honest communication skills · Delegation skills in receiving and assigning responsibilities · Promotes positive customer service with a patient and family centered care philosophy · Seeks opportunities to improve care or system process; incorporates performance improvement principles and data · Mentors staff in improving individual practice; coaches subordinates as required · Supports and contributes to the success of the hospital’s mission and vision · Meets Standard of Practice and Care using established policies and procedures of the facility · Maintains a collegial responsibility for team building on all levels including knowledge sharing and educating · Monitors and ensures care is delivered with an awareness to resource management · Promotes active case management of the patient’s healthcare process for all patients under supervision · Maintains and role models a leadership role in interacting with colleagues, physicians, guests, patients and vendors · Perform duties and responsibilities of all lesser included jobs · Perform other duties as assigned · Promotes positive customer service with colleagues, physicians, guests, patients and vendors · Demonstrates effective conflict resolution and service recovery skills · Maintains Charge Nurse and unit specific competencies as attached


Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nevada

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Graduate of Accredited School of Nursing

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Basic computer and hospital informatics skills required.

Specialty Certification where required; example: Chemotherapy; ACLS; PALS.

CPR required.

Complies with hospital employee health, infection control and safety management programs**

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Current acute clinical care experience preferred; Minimum of 6 months to 1year experience required**

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Current Nevada license to practice Nursing. Independently maintains license. Acquires required contact hours to maintain practice

Title: Registered Nurse Charge Critical Care - Medical ICU - Full Time Days

Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01541-13745