Job Information

AdventHealth Medical/Surgical RN Charge Nurse PRN in Ottawa, Kansas

Description

Medical/Surgical Charge Nurse AdventHealth Ottawa

Location Address: 1301 S. Main Street, Ottawa, KS 66067

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ottawa

  • Family friendly community

  • Excellent cost of living

  • Five major recreational lakes

  • Many annual events and festivals

  • Environment committed to patient care

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full Time Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Lead clinical team in ensuring high patient and physician satisfaction and provide support through difficult and complex issues.

  • Use independent judgement to make effective recommendations regarding the adjustment resolution of complaints, concerns, and problem of supervised staff regarding work assignments, hours of work , overtime scheduling and other work-related matters.

  • Use independent judgement to recommend evaluation results of supervised employees, inclusive of promotion, rewards, and recognition, performance improvement opportunities and termination.

  • Demonstrate clinical competence utilizing the nursing process (assess, plan, intervention, evaluation)

  • Assess and intervene in critical situations involving patients, staff and visitors and consult with manager or administration for guidance as necessary.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of clinical practice standards in order to serve as a resource to staff.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • 2-year Associate Degree

  • Experience (before hire) 1 years minimum in a specialty Unit or charge nurse position

  • Current BLS

  • ACLS within one year of hire

  • PALS within one year of hire

  • TNCC within one year of hire

  • National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) within 6 months of hire

  • RN

  • Current Kansas State Nursing License

Job Summary:

Licensed registered nurse provides direct patient care in the Emergency Department, performing general nursing duties. Shares accountability with Emergency Services Director for effective organization and function of the Emergency Department on a 24 hour/ 7 day a week basis and collaborates with nursing and other health care personnel for safe and effective patient care for all age groups of patients.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Emergency Services

Organization: AdventHealth Ottawa

Schedule: 3 - Night

Shift: AdventHealth Ottawa

Req ID: 22033514

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.