The Clinical Nurse II Charge is the professional person responsible for the provision of total patient care to a specific group of patients, utilizing the nursing process. The Clinical Nurse II Charge is responsible for the coordination of services provided by other members of the health care team within the guidelines of hospital policy and procedures. The Clinical Nurse II Charge may act in a charge nurse capacity and, as such, directs and supervises nursing care within a specific assigned unit in the absence of and in conjunction with the Nurse Manager. The Clinical Nurse II charge identifies and corrects nursing service problems and maintains patient care in accordance with hospital policy and regulatory agencies while effectively utilizing the chain of command. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Community Hospital of San Bernardino. It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The employee shall support Community Hospital of San Bernardino strategic plan and the goals and direction of the quality improvement, process, and activities.
This position requires graduation from an accredited Registered Nurse Program with a valid R.N. License issued by the state of California, 2years of Acute care nursing experience(9 months of which in this facilitypreferred) and ACLS and BCLS certifications from the AmericanHeart Association are required.
The clinical nurse ladder requirements are as follows; CE Hours: 25 per yr, 15 in related field or working toward advanced degree, Staff Management Unit In-services Attendance of 70%, Present one in-service, case conference or literature per year, Participation in dept./unit committee or coordinate dept./unit projects/activities, and advanced certification in the area (if appropriate)required.
Welcome to Community Hospital of San Bernardino.
At Dignity Health, we believe in the healing power of kindness. Since 1910, Community Hospital of San Bernardino has been delivering hope and compassion to the greater San Bernardino, California area. As a 321-bed facility and one of the region’s largest employers, we care for 12,000 patients a year and offer a full range of services, from pediatrics and maternity to medical/surgical acute care and home health services. We have also been named a “Top Company to Work For?? for many years running.
Our passion for inspiring a stronger, healthier world begins with our family-friendly environment, a true commitment to excellence, and real community connection. San Bernardino is one of the state’s fastest growing and award-winning communities, with great schools, virtually endless outdoor recreational opportunities, and easy access to all that Los Angeles and Orange County have to offer. As a member of our team, you are invited to create your path with a team that’s changing lives and delivering community kindness every day.