Charge RN - Med/Surg
Under the supervision of the Unit Director and/or Nursing Supervisor, coordinates & supervises the patient care team on an assigned unit. The Charge Nurse (CN) is responsible for: daily operation of the unit (s), supervision & assignment of all patient care team members. The CN assesses the overall needs of the unit related to patient acuity & staffing and coordinates with the unit director & nursing supervisor. The CN collaborates with the Nursing Supervisor & Unit director for participation in quality improvement, assists with the assessment of educational opportunities, and provides hands-on patient care coaching. The CN is responsible to meet all, but not to perform on a daily basis, job duties as outlined in their respective unit Registered Nurse job description, when required by patient or unit needs, as well as those listed in this job description.