Registered Charge Nurse Neuro Step Down Full Time Nights

Registered Charge Nurse Neuro Step Down Full Time Nights job in ,

Shift: Night
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

  Registered Charge Nurse, Neuro/Step Down, Full-Time, Nights, Albuquerque, NM

  We are looking for a Registered Charge Nurse to join our Neuro/StepDown team in Albuquerque, NM 
  This full time job is located at Lovelace Medical Center   ,  in the heart of Albuquerque, is 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 (RN) Nuero/Step Down  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. 
  •   Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety. 

Charge Nurse (RN) Nuero/Step Down Education and Experience Job Requirements:

  •   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, 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: 5859

Department / Location

Neuroscience/Step Down
Lovelace Medical Center -