Charge RN Critical Care - IMC - Full Time Nights 8/26/2016
Las Vegas, NV
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Code: 08967-3399
Nights (rotating weekends)
POSITION SUMMARY (INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO):
The Registered Nurse as a Charge Nurse in Intermediate Care is responsible for the provision of patient care based upon the nursing process and in compliance with hospital policies, protocols and procedures. Meets Standards of Care and Standards of Practice. Supervises assigned personnel. Promotes collaboration with physicians and personnel of other departments.
Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to patients served. Demonstrates knowledge of principles of growth and development over life span and possesses ability to assess data reflective of patient status and interpret appropriate information needed to identify patient requirements relative to his/her age specific needs. Provides care needed as described in department policies and procedures. Completes a competency skills checklist within 3 months of employment.
Graduate from a school of nursing.
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nevada required.
INTERMEDIATE CARE UNIT
Proficiency in intermediate care nursing procedures and skills, including cardiac dysrhythmia interpretation.
Minimum of 2 years recent intermediate care nursing experience or equivalent required.
Last Edited: 08/25/2016