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RN Charge Orthopedics San Martin campus

St. Rose Dominican Hospitals Type Full time Posted 7/24/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 9/29/2014
NV - Nevada (All) - Henderson Referral - n/a -    

     
 
Description

The JRU is a 30 all private bed post operative surgical unit that focuses on orthopedics. Special equipment includes PCA, striker reinfusion pumps, CPM etc. Safe Patient Handling Equipment located on each unit or available to each to unit to assist staff to safely and appropriately mobilize patients including repositioning in bed, ambulating, lateral transferring or transferring to chair/commode.

Job Summary:
The Charge Nurse is a Registered Nurse who assists the Nurse Manager/Director in the coordination, direction and evaluation of patient care, unit and staff activities on assigned shift. Will be asked to assist in personnel management.

Require Patient Population tab: Yes

Experience
Minimum - One (1) year experience as an RN in an acute care setting or successful completion of applicable clinical and didactic SRDH specialty training course(s). No Charge Nurse experience required.
Preferred - Previous charge R.N./supervisory experience preferred.

Education
Minimum - Graduate of accredited School of Nursing.

Special Skills
Demonstrates organizational skill and leadership ability. Required to be flexible in scheduling, i.e., weekends, holiday, on call and floating. Demonstrates the ability to understand the unique infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric population and effectively meet those needs relative to growth, assessment and development of the patients.

Licensure
Required: RN = RN license from NV State Nursing Board.
CT CPRBLS = Basic Life Support CPR.
Preferred: Certification in specialty area.


Qualifications

ST. ROSE is EXCELLENCE

St. Rose Dominican Hospitals has served southern Nevada for more than 65 years with a commitment to quality, compassionate health care. As southern Nevada's only not-for-profit, religiously sponsored hospital system, St. Rose recognizes the importance of healing not only the body, but the mind and spirit as well. Dedicated caregivers, the latest technology and an environment of healing work together at all three St. Rose hospitals in Henderson and Las Vegas.

We are part of Dignity Health, one of the largest health care systems in the U.S. The word "dignity" perfectly defines what our organization stands for: Showing respect for all people by providing excellent care.

Our employees enjoy competitive salaries, comprehensive benefit packages and teamwork centered work environments. We offer relocation assistance to qualified candidates and we value the health of our employees, patients and visitors. St. Rose is a tobacco-free organization.

With focuses on family and community, southern Nevada has beautiful master-planned neighborhoods and affordable living, first-class restaurants, shopping, entertainment and no state income tax. The beauty and climate of the southwest make year-round outdoor activities possible.

Las Vegas and Henderson are cities with small town atmospheres and St. Rose Dominican Hospitals has served these communities with a commitment to excellence in the delivery of compassionate health care.

St. Rose Dominican Hospitals is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) seeking qualified and diverse candidates to foster a work environment where our employees share a commitment to our mission and values. All employment decisions are made without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran or marital status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.

St. Rose Dominican Hospitals are safe lift equipped and follow the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Standards for lifting.

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