HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge RN General in Las Vegas, Nevada

Sunrise Hospital and Sunrise Children’s Hospital have once again been recognized as the #1 hospital in the Las Vegas metropolitan area by U.S. News and World Report! Sunrise is thrilled and honored to have been named the top hospital in Las Vegas both times U.S. News has released its regional rankings. Additionally, Sunrise Hospital and Sunrise Children’s Hospital has been voted Nevada’s Consumer Choice Hospital for fifteen consecutive years is the result of the commitment our physicians, staff and volunteers have to providing the highest quality care and service to our community. For additional information about our hospital, please visit www.sunrisehospital.com and learn more about the care and services provided by the facility and our community involvement. Sunrise is a 730 bed facility, we are the largest HCA facility, as well as being the largest in the State of Nevada. We are a Trauma II Level Medical Center.


*POSITION SUMMARY: *Charge RN General - Trauma Cardiac Surgical Services

The Charge Nurse is responsible for the provision of patient care delivered on a nursing unit. The Charge Nurse is accountable for and has the authority to make decisions to promote quality patient care on their nursing unit. The Charge Nurse is expected to apply hospital policies and procedures, as well as Standards of Care in the provision and supervision of patient care using the nursing process.

*TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: *The duties and responsibilities listed herein are not intended to be all inclusive but rather to indicate the primary emphasis of the job and establish the parameters for the necessary skill, effort, responsibility and working conditions that make up the job.


  • Promotes the profession of Nursing
  • Creative problem solving skills using critical thinking, active listening skills and empathy; role models this behavior in others
  • Adheres to and promotes proactive patient, personal and facility safety
  • Consistently demonstrates a professional approach to open and honest communication skills
  • Delegation skills in receiving and assigning responsibilities
  • Promotes positive customer service with a patient and family centered care philosophy
  • Seeks opportunities to improve care or system process; incorporates performance improvement principles and data
  • Mentors staff in improving individual practice; coaches subordinates as required
  • Supports and contributes to the success of the hospital’s mission and vision
  • Meets Standard of Practice and Care using established policies and procedures of the facility
  • Maintains a collegial responsibility for team building on all levels including knowledge sharing and educating
  • Monitors and ensures care is delivered with an awareness to resource management
  • Promotes active case management of the patient’s healthcare process for all patients under supervision
  • Maintains and role models a leadership role in interacting with colleagues, physicians, guests, patients and vendors
  • Perform duties and responsibilities of all lesser included jobs
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Promotes positive customer service with colleagues, physicians, guests, patients and vendors
  • Demonstrates effective conflict resolution and service recovery skills
  • Maintains Charge Nurse and unit specific competencies as attached

*MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: *


Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nevada * * *EDUCATION: *


Graduate of Accredited School of Nursing

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:


Basic computer and hospital informatics skills required. Specialty Certification where required; example: Chemotherapy; ACLS; PALS. CPR required. Complies with hospital employee health, infection control and safety management programs

*EXPERIENCE: *


Current acute clinical care experience preferred; Minimum of 6 months to 1 year experience required

*LICENSURE: *


Current Nevada license to practice Nursing. Independently maintains license. Acquires required contact hours to maintain practice

*AGE SPECIFIC DATA: *


Maintains current knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and demonstrates the ability to incorporate knowledge into nursing process.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Charge RN General

Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01541-16423