HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge Nurse, RN - Trauma Tele in Richmond, Virginia
As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Level II trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.
Women’s Health Surgery
Vascular Surgery CHARGE NURSE SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Responsible for clinical supervision of the unit on a shift by shift basis.
Communicates effectively, both verbally and written, with members of the healthcare team and patients and their significant others.
Promotes customer satisfaction (patients, visitors, physicians and staff).
Advances cost effective clinical operations including supply management and clinical utilization.
Actively participates in safety and quality initiatives on the unit. Supports continual survey readiness of the unit.
Role models professional and clinical leadership on the unit.
Demonstrates awareness of self-learning needs and pursues personal professional growth through continuing education, participation in a professional organization and inservices.
Patient Rights - The Charge Nurse will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy.
Patient Safety – The Charge Nurse demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
EXPERIENCE Required - One year of current experience in nursing in which leadership and management abilities have been demonstrated. EDUCATION Required - Current Virginia State licensure by the State Board of Nursing as a Registered Professional Nurse Preferred - BSN
Title: Charge Nurse, RN - Trauma Tele
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Chippenham Hospital
Requisition ID: 00035-33611