HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge Nurse (RN) Surgical Unit- Full Time Nights in Draper, Utah

The Charge Registered Nurse under the general direction of the Department/Clinical Manager, independently provides holistic, individualized care using the nursing process for patients routinely seen on the unit. Demonstrates clinical competency, nursing judgment, teaching skills, and a commitment to improving the quality of patient care. Independently performs general and unit-specific clinical skills. Contributes to the Lone Peak Medical/Surgical Department of Nursing and the nursing profession in a positive manner.

  • Participates in patient care

  • Coordinates flow of unit including facilitating admissions, transfers and discharges

  • Acts as a mentor to other nursing staff

  • Communicates with physicians and other members of the healthcare team to ensure quality timely care.

  • Acts as a patient advocate by rounding to identify patient concerns and resolves any identified issues.

  • Must respect diversity of each individual and is flexible in adapting to individual needs. (Patients, families, physicians, and co-workers).

  • Supervises personnel providing direct patient care, with delegation of activities based on care needs.

  • Teaches, supervises and serves as a resource for staff, assists with clinical procedures as needed.

  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge base in nursing practice and its clinical applications.

  • Demonstrates ability to communicate clearly, respectfully and professionally with all contacts.

  • Direct report with Unit Director on unit and staff issues needing attention

  • Rounds on patients during shift.

· Current Utah State Registered Nurse licensure.

· Current BLS preferred. Must obtain BLS within 30 days of hire and maintain certifications.

· Current ACLS preferred. Must obtain ACLS within 6 months of hire and maintain certifications.

• 3 years’ hospital med/surg or similar experience • Excellent communication skills • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Title: Charge Nurse (RN) Surgical Unit- Full Time Nights

Location: *Utah-Draper-Lone Peak Hospital *

Requisition ID: 25016-32733