Charge RN Med/Surg
Location:
Las Vegas , Nevada
Posted:
December 15, 2017
Reference:
02270-8241
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.

4S MED/SURG
FT NIGHTS
POSITION SUMMARY: (includes, but is not limited to):
The Registered Nurse as a Charge Nurse in Med/Surg/Tele 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.
Qualifications:
EDUCATION:

Graduating from school of nursing
Current Basic Life Support
ACLS within three (3) months of Hire/Transfer

LICENSE:

Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of Nevada

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum of 6 months to 1 year RN experience

TESTING:

Pass Medical/Surgical Competency exam with score of 80% or better

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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