Catholic Health Initiatives RN Charge,Surgery 1st Floor, St.Mary and Elizabeth Hospital, Days, Full-Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky40290

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.

  1. 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.

  1. Proactively matches

existing resources seeking ways to provide patient care that supports staff and

maintains a therapeutic environment

  1. Monitors productivity

and assures that staffing and resources are aligned with patient care needs.

  1. Communicates

personnel related concerns to Unit Manager.

  1. Uses a logical,

systematic approach to problems and problem-solving.

  1. Facilitates Patient Experience

best practices on the unit (hourly rounding, etc.

  1. Maintains Unit Professional standards. Holds staff accountable for behaviors and


  1. Maintains

confidentiality of information of the department. Assists in audits and data collection as requested.

  1. 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


Daily Schedule 1

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0116779