Catholic Health Initiatives RN Charge,Surgery 1st Floor, St.Mary and Elizabeth Hospital, Days, Full-Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
RN Charge,Surgery 1st Floor, St.Mary and Elizabeth Hospital, Days, Full-Time
position is accountable for the daily patient care operations of the assigned
department, working under the direction of the Nurse Manager on assigned
shifts. Responsible for daily patient
care assignments, maintaining clinical standards of care, maintaining labor
productivity and supervision of the patient care environment; supporting the
care team. Supports the activities of
the Nurse Manager. Maintains positive
inter- and intra-departmental relationships.
Directs patient throughput activities in the assigned unit. Maintains
evidence-based nursing practices to achieve desirable patient outcomes in
accordance with the Kentucky Nurse Practice Act.
- Provides direct
supervision of personnel practicing on Nursing Units, makes patient care
assignments, evaluates assignments, facilitates patient throughput, and
directly observes staff performance on assigned shift.
- Proactively matches
existing resources seeking ways to provide patient care that supports staff and
maintains a therapeutic environment
- Monitors productivity
and assures that staffing and resources are aligned with patient care needs.
personnel related concerns to Unit Manager.
- Uses a logical,
systematic approach to problems and problem-solving.
- Facilitates Patient Experience
best practices on the unit (hourly rounding, etc.
- Maintains Unit Professional standards. Holds staff accountable for behaviors and
confidentiality of information of the department. Assists in audits and data collection as requested.
- Contributes to the
efficient operation of the department.
Performs direct patient care and accepts an assigned
group of patients as needed
Education /Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred): Position requires a Kentucky/ Compact State
licensed Registered Nurse, BLS.
May 1, 2014, all new-hire Associate Degree Registered Nurses (new
graduate and experienced) are required to start an approved BSN program within
two years of hire and complete an approved BSN program within five years of
Experience(required and preferred): 2 years RN
experience required. BSN preferred.
- For those hired after November 14, 2016, KentuckyOne Health
will verify education required by the position, through primary source
verification, prior to beginning employment. Education verification will also
include the collection of a high school diploma or equivalent, transcript, or
other written validation of education.
Job Nursing - RN
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-ST. MARY AND ELIZABETH HOSP.
Daily Schedule 1
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0116779