Lead Charge Nurse - Med Surg 9/13/2020
Santa Monica, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job DutiesJob Qualifications Job Duties RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsibilities include the management of the patient care unit, nursing personnel and the delivery of patient care on an assigned shift. Clinical responsibilities include direct and continuing responsibility for the nursing care of patients on an assigned shift; activities assuring comfort, safety, dignity, and continuity; the evaluation and assistance in upgrading all, serving as a role model for shift staff. Leadership responsibilities include the provision of leadership and direction on an assigned shift, functioning as a resource person, working collaboratively with others to achieve the goals of patient care unit; supporting the educational and teaching efforts of the unit. Staff development responsibilities include assisting in providing learning experiences for shift staff and students. Researcher responsibilities include assisting and identifying researchable patient problems; implementing and applying research as directed. Consultant provides administrative and clinical consultation on an assigned shift.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. Job Qualifications QUALIFICATIONS
RN license for the state of California
BSN or MSN required
Knowledge of principles and practices of patient care.
Develop the principles of sound fiscal management.
Ability to lead, make sound clinical and administrative judgment related to patient care and to personnel administering that care.
Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationship with staff, patients, and families.
Working knowledge of University, Medical Center and Departmental policies and procedures.
Ability to support institutional standards and operations systems.
Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire