Charge Registered Nurse RN PACU Pre Op Full Time Days

Charge Registered Nurse RN PACU Pre Op Full Time Days job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Charge Registered Nurse/RN, PACU/Pre-Op, Full-Time job, Days

We are looking for a Charge Registered Nurse to join our PACU/ Pre-Op Department 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 RN Job Responsibilities:

  • The Charge RN is 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 RN Education and Experience job Requirements:

  • Graduation from and accredited school of Nursing, RN program required
  • BSN preferred
  • Valid NM Nursing license or NM compact license (within 90 days of hire)
  • Required certifications for the area of practice
  • National Certification in area of clinical specialty preferred
  • One year of clinical leadership experience preferred
  • BLS, PALS and NRP
  • One Year of clinical leadership experience preferred
     

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:7137
   

Department / Location

Recovery Room
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM