Charge Registered Nurse Neuro Care Stroke Unit Full Time Days

Charge Registered Nurse Neuro Care Stroke Unit Full Time Days job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

  Charge Registered Nurse, Neuro Care Stroke Unit, Full-Time job, Days, Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for a Charge Registered Nurse to join our Neuro Care Stroke Unit in Albuquerque, NM.

This full-time job is located at Lovelace Medical Center,  an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.

Charge Nurse Job Responsibilities:
  •   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. 

  Charge Nurse Education and Experience Requirements:

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

      Why Lovelace?     

  •       Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018      
  •       Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016      
  •         Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016      
  •         Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.

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

  ID: 9625

Department / Location

Neuroscience/Step Down
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM