Charge Nurse RN Inpatient Acute Rehab Full time Days

Charge Nurse RN Inpatient Acute Rehab Full time Days job in ,

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

  Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital provides state-of-the-art rehabilitation services for patients recovering from health care conditions such as stroke, brain injury and musculoskeletal disorders. The only rehabilitation hospital in the state accredited in six programs by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital is hiring a day shift Charge Nurse (RN)
  •   Responsible and accountable for the practice of Professional Nursing, including the nursing management of the patient and staff of assigned area in his/her charge. 
  •   Manages efficient patient flow, appropriate use of supplies and other operational functions. 
  •   Collaborates with the unit managers and/or directors in developing and revising unit policies, procedures, and protocols. 
  •   Serves as department liaison and first line of contact with patients, providers and staff. 
  •   Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety. 

  •    Minimum: Associate’s Degree or Diploma of Nursing  
  •   Desired: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing; Certification in clinical specialty  
  •   Supervision/Management knowledge and experience. 
  •   Clinical/ Specialty expertise. 
  •   Strong   conflict resolution skills. 
  •   Ability   to maintain patient confidentiality. 
  •   One   (1) year of Charge Nurse experience in hospital setting OR more than one year of clinical or management experience. 
  •   Minimum: CPR;  Valid NM Nursing License or NM compact license (within 90 days of hire)  .
  •   Desired: National Certification in Specialty Care

Why Lovelace?



  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work 2018

  • UNM Occupational Therapy Fieldwork Site of the Year 2017

  • Excellence in Outcomes Award- Orthopedics (Q3 2016) from Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc. for Wyoming, Enchanted Hills, Santa Fe and Jemez rehabilitation clinics

  • Hospital of Choice Award from the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers  

    Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

    To be immediately considered for the Charge RN, Rehab job, or for further questions, contact Jennifer at


Department / Location

Rehabilitation Nursing
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