Department:  Acute Care

Position:  Acute Care Charge RN

Status:  Fulltime (Night Shift)

Experience: At least one year of experience in Emergency, Critical Care, or Medical/Surgical nursing is required.  Demonstrates a sound knowledge base of clinical skills and regulatory compliance. Demonstrates strong leadership potential as evidenced by autonomy in problem solving, effective communication and respectful interactions with patients, staff and visitors.

Requirements:  Valid Georgia RN Licnese.  BCLS required on hire, ACLS, PALS and ASLS cetifications within 1 year of hire.

General Job Summary:  The Charge Nurse, under the direct and indirect supervision of the Nurse Manager, facilitates and assists with all levels of nursing care provided to patients within the Medical/Surgical and ICU nursing units.