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RN Charge Nurse

Company:
Executive Search Solutions
Location:
Long Beach, California, United States
Posted:
April 26, 2018

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Description:

RN Charge Nurse – Long Beach, CA

We have a new job opening for a RN Charge Nurse in a long-term care / skilled nursing facility (LTC / SNF) Long Beach, California. The Charge Nurse supervises the nursing team on the assigned unit during his or her shift. We are looking for a Registered Nurse with solid clinical experience within long term care.

RN Charge Nurse requirements:

• Registered Nurse (RN) with a min. of 2 years’ hands on experience in Long Term Care

• Strong clinical skills

• Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with current license in good standing

• Sub-acute experience

• Excellent assessment and documentation skills

• Must possess patience & the ability to treat dementia patients with dignity & respect

• Must be able to communicate clearly in English, both verbally and in writing

Charge Nurse responsibilities include:

• Providing medical care in a long-term care setting

• Communicating status changes with physicians as needed

• Supervising the unit’s nursing staff in the daily delivery of resident care

• Providing direct resident care when needed, as determined by resident condition and available staff

• Efficiently communicating relevant information (patient information, safety or equipment issues, quality of care concerns, etc.) to immediate supervisor

• Utilizing clinical decision support tools; facility protocols, medical reference materials, and sound nursing judgment, to perform clinical activity

• Facilitating the patient and family/significant other education process

• Addressing resident and family concerns with respect, empathy, and diplomacy

• Following policies for attendance, punctuality and overall dependability

• Promptly and effectively performing all assigned responsibilities

• Ensuring that resident care is provided per physician order in a manner consistent with organizational policy, goals and values

Please click apply now, call Joel Reed at 360-695-1246 for more info, email JReed@essusa.net, or fax resume to 888-890-4788 to be considered for this nursing home RN Charge Nurse position in Long Beach, CA. We look forward to hearing from you!