NOW HIRING! Operating Room Charge RN in Saint Joseph, MO
05th October, 2020
Job Type: Direct
General Job Duties
The Charge Staff Nurse works under the supervision of unit leadership. The Charge Staff Nurse is a generalist serving as the lateral integrator for the health care team on each unit who facilitates, coordinates, and oversees care within the microsystems and in collaboration with the macrosystem. The Charge Staff Nurse roles varies across practice settings, but is practiced at the point of care, following a cohort of patients with a focus on evidence based practice, safety, quality risk reduction and cost containment. The Charge Staff Nurse may be required to work in other areas according to skill of staff and acuity of patients. They take responsibility for managing coworkers in the work environment and oversee team work, throughput, promoting professional development, and supporting novice nurses. They will provide exceptional service to all patients and customers all while maintaining a role model status. The Charge Staff Nurse will maintain all competencies for the units they are assigned and performs other duties assigned within their scope.
Equipment utilized in the unit/dept: Cerner charting/scheduling, pyxis, operating room equipment.
2 years experience as an RN, experience as a charge nurse.
Schedule: Shift will be 630a-7p Mon-Fri and days may vary. No call / no weekends.