Charge Registered Nurse RN Medical Surgical Full Time Nights

Charge Registered Nurse RN Medical Surgical Full Time Nights job in ,

Shift: Night
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Charge Registered Nurse, Med-Surg, Full Time job, Nights, Albuquerque, NM

  We are looking for a Charge RN to join our Med-Surg Unit in Albuquerque, NM.

  This Full Time job is located at Lovelace Westside Hospital provides care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including the area’s only inpatient pediatric unit, a kid-friendly emergency room and senior care emergency room services. Named a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care.

  Charge Registered Nurse Job Duties:

  • Responsible and accountable for the practice of Professional Nursing, including leadership of the patient care and staff during assigned shifts, for the department in his/her charge. 
  • Supports the mission, values, goals and strategic direction of the unit, hospital and system. 
  • 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 departmental liaison and first line of contact with patients, providers and staff. 
  • Leads day to day operations in achievement of department goals.

Charge Registered Nurse Education and Experience Job Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree or graduation from an accredited school of Nursing, RN program required
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Valid NM Nursing license or NM compact license (within 90 days of hire)
  • Current BLS, PALS, ACLS
  • National Certification in area of clinical specialty preferred
  • Two (2) years of clinical experience, One (1) year of clinical leadership experience preferred.

Why Lovelace?

  • “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017
  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008)
  • Lovelace Bariatric accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons

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

  ID: 5561

Department / Location

Lovelace Westside Hospital -