RN, Charge Nurse~ Emergency Dept

RN, Charge Nurse~ Emergency Dept job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: Lovelace Medical Center is a patient-centered hospital featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a round-the-clock Emergency Department. We offer high-quality, high-tech medicine in a facility that has become a symbol of health and wellness in the heart of the city we serve.

Lovelace Medical Center is hiring a Charge RN, Wound Care

  • 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.

Qualifications:

  • 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?

  DNV Accredited

  Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

  Truven Health Analytics named Lovelace Health System among the top 15 health systems in the country, and is the only health system recognized for this honor in New Mexico

  Named one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review

*EOE/AA

Department / Location

IP WOUND CARE (5206)
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM