Registered Nurse (RN) Charge Nurse - Acute Care- Renal Vascular Surgical Unit
Company: WellStar Health
Posted on: January 13, 2021
Please note that this role is based in Georgia. Generous
relocation packages are available.
At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so
successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want
the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for
our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in
Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the
communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care
models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
Significant Sign-On Bonus and Relocation assistance offered for
qualified experienced RNs.
Fulltime Night Shift
The RN Clinical Charge Nurse Acute Care Renal/Vascular at WellStar
Kennestone is responsible for directing and overseeing the daily
activities of the unit on an assigned shift to assure successful
safe delivery of care. The Charge Nurse is a caregiver and often
takes modified patient care assignment. They practice in a clinical
environment that is administered by Nurse Managers and other
leaders and is supported through the WellStar Shared Governance
Model. The framework for practice is steered by the WellStar
Professional Nursing Practice Model and evidence based practice and
research. RN competencies are derived from these models and
supported by the WellStar Core Competencies.
The RN Clinical Charge Nurse is a proactive member of an
interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who
ensure that patients, families and significant others receive
individualized high quality, safe patient care. Expectations of
practice include: accountability; responsibility and authority for
the practice of nursing; effective teamwork; delegation;
communication; respect; personal development; and development of
The role contributes to the establishment and maintenance of
practices that ensure excellence in patient care, provides for the
efficient use of resources, and undertakes leadership task such as
staff schedules, unit patient flow, subject matter expertise for
clinical concerns, physician rounding, committee involvement,
survey readiness, and other task as assigned by the manager, which
are basic to the department's ability to function in a smooth and
The RN Clinical Charge Nurse is a resource to other areas
opportunity to learn about operational functionality and
hospital/facility awareness. He/she is assists in the growth and
development of team members in the unit to help build department
skills sets and to inspire expertise. This leader brings with him
or her ability to build rapport between nurses and physicians to
continue service to the patients and is a role model to others.
Required Minimum Education
* Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing as and
Associate Degree/Diploma Nurse; Baccalaureate degree in nursing
(BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred.
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification
* Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Georgia
or hold a privilege to practice in the State of Georgia under the
Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC).
* Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association
on the first day of employment in position. National certification
in area of specialty preferred. (Dependent on area of Service may
require additional certification such as ACLS, PALS.)
Required Minimum Experience
* One year of nursing experience required, two years preferred.
Experience as relief charge with clinical expertise preferred.
Required Minimum Skills
* Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize the
use of technology to support clinical care and holds basic computer
* Strong interpersonal skills, critical thinking and
* Works well with others in a collaborative, team-focused, patient
* Communicates effectively both orally and in written form with all
levels of internal and external resources.
* Analytical skills necessary to solve technical, clinical and
managerial challenges. Ability to communicate verbally and in
* Sufficient clinical and leadership experience to ensure
competence and credibility to lead others.
Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We
also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and
advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the
Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!
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