Charge Nurse- Med(Fulltime/Days)
Valley Regional Medical Center - Brownsville, TX

This job posting is no longer available on HCA Inc. Find similar jobs: Charge Nurse jobs - Valley Regional Medical Center jobs

Position Summary:
The Medical Registered Nurse is responsible for coordinating the nursing care of assigned patients in the unit in order to provide quality patient care to patients ranging in age from adult to geriatric. The Medical Charge Nurse is a registered nurse responsible for assisting the nurse manager in the achievement of the unit goals and objectives. In collaboration with the nurse manager, the charge nurse assists with counseling and disciplinary processes of the nursing staff. The Charge Nurse also assists with administrative tasks as assigned by the nurse manager which include but are not limited to entering of departmental charges, staffing, and nursing outcomes monitoring. Other aspects of the role include the ability to critically think and intervene in crisis situations. The charge nurse coordinates the nursing care of assigned patients in the unit in order to provide quality patient care to patients ranging in age from adult to geriatric.

Employee will be responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the adult and geriatric population.

Qualifications

Minimum Education and Training:
-

Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.

  • Bachelor's of Science in Nursing preferred.
Minimum Work Experience:
  • One or more year's recent clinical experience as a Medical RN preferred
License/Registration/Certification:
  • Current TX RN License
  • Current ACLS certification preferred (required within 1 year of employment)
  • BCLS certification required

HCA Inc - 19 months ago - save job - block
About this company
7 reviews