Charge RN, NICU

Charge RN, NICU job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Varied
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: Lovelace Women’s Hospital is New Mexico’s firstand only hospital dedicated to women’s health.  Our patients chooseLovelace Women’s Hospital because it’s a name they trust.  Whether we comealongside them for a birthing experience or breast cancer treatment, ourprimary goal is to offer them exceptional care. For eight consecutive years,Lovelace Women’s Hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare Magazine asone of the best places to work in healthcare in the nation.

Lovelace Women’s Hospital is hiring a Charge RN, NICU.  The Charge RN isresponsible and accountable for the practice of professional nursing, includingnursing management of the patient and staff of assigned area in his/her charge.

  • Manages the patient care process of   ensuring that a comprehensive patient assessment and plan of care is   completed and documented on all patients within the timeframe of the   established policy.
  • Demonstrates accountability for   professional practice.  Serves as a   role model to staff, preceptor and/or mentor.  Assumes responsibility for care provided   by non-RN members of the nursing team
  • Manages staff members, assesses the   needs of patients, and delegates tasks appropriately.
  • Collaborates with the unit managers   and/or directors in developing and revising unit policies, procedures and   protocols.
  • Serves as a departmental liaison and   first line of contact with patients, providers and staff.

Qualifications:

Minimum education:  Associate’sdegree or diploma of nursing.

Desired education: Bachelor’s degree in nursing; certification inclinical specialty

Supervision/management knowledge and experience; clinicalexpertise; strong conflict resolution skills; ability to maintain patientconfidentiality.

One (1) year of charge nurse experience in hospital setting OR morethan one year of clinical or management experience

CPR

Valid NM Nursing License or NM Compact License

Why Lovelace Women’s Hospital?

  • 2015 & 2016   Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers
  • 2016 Women’s   Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • Named to Modern   Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to Work since 2008
  • Zia Award from   Quality New Mexico for Best in Class

Department / Location

NEWBORN NURSERY
Lovelace Womens Hospital - Albuquerque, NM