Nurse Division Charge/UKHC
Nurse Division Charge/UKHCRequisition Number:
RN/Trauma Surgical Division Charge NurseDepartment Name:
H7000:Trauma and Acute Care Surgery ServicesWork Location:
Trauma Surgical Service LineGrade Level:
$25.71-42.94/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
BSNRequired Related Experience:
2 yrsRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Licensed NursePhysical Requirements:
ifting & repositioning patients. pulling & pushing beds, stretchers, chairs, patient equipment. Some sitting for administrative computer workShift:
Must be able to work three 12-hour 7:00pm-7:30am. May also be required to work some weekends and holidays.Job Summary:
Trauma DCN will assist with patient flow through the continuum of care by working with HOA & physician teams. Provide added leader oversight for the service line on all shifts 24/7. Assist with monitoring quality measures & assuring joint commission readiness for all shifts. This position will also provide assistance with staff mentoring & educational support while on shift. The Trauma DCN will also be the first line of contact for service line when nursing leadership is not readily available.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Well developed skills in critical care management. Understanding of patient flow through the continuum of care. Understanding of computer programs: EHRs, Windows office programs.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
KBN RN licensure. Critical Care nursing. Trauma/surgical critical care preferred. ACLS & TNCC will be requiredDeadline to Apply:
11/24/2020University Community of Inclusion:
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