Emergency Room Charge Nurse - Full TIme

Location
Las Vegas, Nevada
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Oct 10, 2017
Closes
Nov 09, 2017
Ref
02270-8257
Contract Type
Permanent

MountainView Hospital
is a state of the art, full service medical facility located in the heart of Northwest Las Vegas, one of the fastest growing areas in the Valley.  With a dedicated and talented staff of employees and outstanding physicians, MountainView Hospital is recognized for high patient satisfaction and for providing quality and compassionate care to our community since 1996.

MountainView features nationally recognized programs including a top cardiovascular thoracic center, the renowned Las Vegas Institute for Robotic Surgery, an Accredited Chest Pain Center and Certified Stroke Center.  Other areas of excellence include emergency care, urology and gynecological services, orthopedics, vascular care and inpatient rehabilitation unit.  The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Childrens Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services.



Position:  RN Charge Full Time Nights - Emergency Room



POSITION SUMMARY (includes, but is not limited to):

The Registered Nurse as an Emergency Room Charge Nurse is responsible for the provision of patient care based upon the nursing process and in compliance with hospital policies, protocols and procedures.  Maintains current competency with the nursing skills required for assigned unit/department.  Demonstrates knowledge regarding Standards of Care and Standards of Practice in the area assigned.  Demonstrates knowledge and skills to assess, plan implement and evaluate care.  Maintains professional and effective working relationships with all members of the health care team.  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.  Maintains calmness in a crisis situation and directs staff members appropriately.  Completes a competency skills checklist within 3 months of employment.