HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge Nurse (RN) – HealthOne Emergency Room at Fall Creek in Kingwood, Texas
Kingwood Medical Center–Kingwood, Texas
Charge Nurse (RN) – HealthOne Emergency Room at Fall Creek
TheHealthOne Emergency Room at Fall Creek (FSED)provides a comprehensive range of emergency medical services for both adults and children through highly trained emergency physicians, nurses and advanced medical technology.
HealthOne Emergency Room at Fall Creekhas experience treating:
**Allergies and Allergic Reactions
**Foreign Body Removal
**Headaches and Migraines
**Insect Bites and Stings
**Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea
- Respiratory Issues
**Sprains and Broken Bones
**Urinary Tract Infections and Bladder Infections
**Work-related injuries or illnesses
Kingwood Medical Centeris currently looking for aCharge Nurse (RN) – HealthOne Emergency Room at Fall Creek.
The Emergency Care Center Charge Nurse is a registered nurse responsible for assisting the nurse manager in the achievement of the unit goals and objectives.
In collaboration with the nurse manager, the charge nurse assists with counseling and disciplinary processes of the nursing staff.
They also assist with administrative tasks as assigned by the nurse manager than includes but not limited to the supervision of entering of departmental charges, staffing and nursing outcomes monitoring.
Other aspects of the role include the ability to critically think and intervene in crisis situations.
The Emergency Care Center charge nurse coordinates the nursing care of patients presenting to the ED in order to provide quality patient care to patients.
Employee will be responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the neonate, infant, adolescent, adult and geriatric population.
The Emergency Care Center Charge Nurse is a registered nurse responsible for the daily operational aspects of the unit, and assists the Director/Manager in the achievement of the service goals and objectives.
The position encompasses human resource management, including recommending sufficient number of qualified and competent personnel to provide care; financial and clinical management, and the provision and development of professional leadership.
The Emergency Care Center Charge Nurse establishes departmental goals and objectives that ensure high quality, cost-effective patient care, while working collaboratively to integrate the goals of their unit with those of the unit and Kingwood Medical Center.
The philosophy of continuous quality improvement (CQI) is integrated by the Charge Nurse into all ongoing operations and activities of the department.
The Emergency Care Center Charge Nurse functions in the role of expert clinical practitioner, educator, consultant, researcher, and administrator/leader. Incorporated within each of these functions are those of role model, patient advocate, change agent, and cost-effective practitioner.
The ultimate goal of the position is the improvement of unit operations, patient care and patient outcomes.
The Emergency Care Center Charge Nurse is expected to provide scheduled and/or relief staffing within their unit, and to apply knowledge of the principles of growth and development to identify patient and family requirements relative to age specific needs.
Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred
2 or more years recent clinical experience as an Emergency Room RN preferred
Addition 2 years of experience in a Charge RN role in an Emergency Room
Current RN licensure by Texas Board of Nursing or a Board of Nursing from a compact state.
Current BLS from the American Heart Association required
Current ACLS from the American Heart Association within 90 days of hire
Current PALS from the American Heart Association within 180 days of hire
Current TNCC from Emergency Nurses Association within 180 days of hire
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Charge Nurse (RN) – HealthOne Emergency Room at Fall Creek
Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood
Requisition ID: 03198-92752