Registered Nurse (RN) - Pain Center Charge Nurse
Company: WellStar Health System
Posted on: January 16, 2022
No Call, No weekends
How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and
ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion,
pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission
is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of
every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining
example of what's possible when the brightest professionals
dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare
industry, and in people's lives.
Responsibilities The Charge Nurse (RN) at North Fulton Pain and
Spine Clinic is responsible for directing and overseeing the daily
activities of the unit on an assigned shift to assure successful
safe delivery of care. The Charge Nurse is a caregiver and often
takes modified patient care assignment. They practice in a clinical
environment that is administered by Nurse Managers and other
leaders and is supported through the WellStar Shared Governance
Model. The framework for practice is steered by the WellStar
Professional Nursing Practice Model and evidence based practice and
research. RN competencies are derived from these models and
supported by the WellStar Core Competencies.
The RN Clinical Charge Nurse is a proactive member of an
interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who
ensure that patients, families and significant others receive
individualized high quality, safe patient care. Expectations of
practice include: accountability; responsibility and authority for
the practice of nursing; effective teamwork; delegation;
communication; respect; personal development; and development of
The role contributes to the establishment and maintenance of
practices that ensure excellence in patient care, provides for the
efficient use of resources, and undertakes leadership task such as
staff schedules, unit patient flow, subject matter expertise for
clinical concerns, physician rounding, committee involvement,
survey readiness, and other task as assigned by the manager, which
are basic to the department's ability to function in a smooth and
The RN Clinical Charge Nurse is a resource to other areas
opportunity to learn about operational functionality and
hospital/facility awareness. He/she is assists in the growth and
development of team members in the unit to help build department
skills sets and to inspire expertise. This leader brings with him
or her ability to build rapport between -nurses and physicians to
continue service to the patients and is a role model to others.
Required Minimum Education
Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing as and
Associate Degree/Diploma Nurse; Baccalaureate degree in nursing
(BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred.
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification
Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State of
Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association on
the first day of employment in position. National certification in
area of specialty preferred. (Dependent on area of Service may
require additional certification such as ACLS, PALS.)
Required Minimum Experience
One year of nursing experience required, two years preferred.
Experience as relief charge with clinical expertise preferred.
Required Minimum Skills
Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize the use
of technology to support clinical care and holds basic computer
Strong interpersonal skills, critical thinking and decision-making
Works well with others in a collaborative, team-focused, patient
Communicates effectively both orally and in written form with all
levels of internal and external resources.
Analytical skills necessary to solve technical, clinical and
managerial challenges. Ability to communicate verbally and in
Sufficient clinical and leadership experience to ensure competence
and credibility to lead others.
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