HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge RN-Surgery in West Hills, California

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 225-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center. Healthgrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission.

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center’s Mission & Vision: Mission : Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Vision: To be the hospital of choice in our community.

Position Summary: Responsible for the direction and coordination of nursing service activities and planning of patient care in the OR on a twenty-four hour basis. Responsible to promote and support the philosophy and objectives of the Division of Nursing and the Department of Surgical Services. Reports To : Director, Perioperative Services Supervises : None

Charge Nurse-Surgery FT/Days No Weekends Surgery Unit

Position Requirements: Licensure/ Certification/Registration:

  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California.

  • CPR certified in Basic Life Support.

  • ACLS preferred.

  • Certification (CNOR) preferred. Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.

  • B.S. degree preferred.

  • Successfully pass Pharmacology test upon hire Experience:

  • A minimum of three years’ experience in the operating room;

  • Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty and management is preferred.
    Special Qualifications:

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.

  • Hear/speak adequately to communicate with and be understood by staff, patients, physicians and public.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Charge RN-Surgery

Location: California-West Hills-West Hills Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01554-4358