Job Description

Charge Nurse

Nursing Department: Med/Surg T4

Management: No

Schedule: Full-Time  7:00 AM - 19:30 PM

Reports To: Sr. Director, Nursing Operations

Summary: Shift responsibility for the day-to-day operation of the assigned unit. Coordinates patient care with physicians and the multidisciplinary team. Responsible for the supervision of all assigned staff.

Requirements: Current California RN license and Basic Life Support (BLS) required. Two years of acute care supervisory experience preferred. Knowledge of hospital regulatory agency and national practice standards. Knowledge of performance improvement, care plan standards, and staffing and acuity. Demonstrated proficiency in ECG interpretation.