Landmark Hospitals
  • Joplin, MO, USA
  • Full Time

Landmark Hospital of Joplin has an exciting opportunity for a Charge Nurse (RN) with an ICU background to join our dedicated and professional team. Landmark Hospitals are committed to providing the highest level of customer service and quality of care to those we serve.

Shift: FT, Days/Nights Available and a Sign-On Bonus for external candidates!

Summary: In addition to charge nurse duties, will be responsible for the assessing, planning, delivery and evaluating each level of nursing care provided to patients throughout their stay. Provides patient care and is responsible for the staff and patient flow throughout the shift. You will also actively plan for the management of patient outcomes across the continuum of care. This will require that you work in close cooperation with specialists in a variety of disciplines, including (but not limited to) Physicians, Pharmacists, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Respiratory Therapy, Wound Care, Dietary Therapy, Social Work and Dialysis.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates patient assignments for upcoming shifts and equitable bed assignments
  • Performs daily rounding to maintain knowledge of patient's conditions throughout shift
  • Informs physicians of any changing patient condition requiring intervention or change of care plan
  • Addresses patient, family or physician concerns or complaints
  • Conducts daily safety huddle/meeting, serves as resource person and assists staff
  • Participates in auditing processes for quality control
  • Completes appropriate documentation, shift evaluation and assigns shift meals and breaks
  • Welcomes new hires, takes an active role in precepting
  • Responds to all code blue alarms
  • Ensures Med Dispense is free of discrepancies
  • Promotes positive communication and teamwork

Requirements:

  • Current RN licensure in the state of MO
  • BLS, ACLS certification
  • Associates degree required, BSN preferred
  • 1 to 3 years of clinical (ICU) and charge nurse experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Superior analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Team, detail and goal oriented
  • Positive, professional and empathetic demeanor
  • Ability to work flexible schedule

About us: Landmark Hospitals is a privately owned, seven hospital system with locations in Georgia, Missouri, Utah and Florida. Landmark Hospitals are licensed as acute care hospitals and certified as long-term acute care hospitals in order to specialize in providing transitional care for medically complex patients. Each of our hospitals is recognized as the regional Transitional Care Hospital of choice in their respective markets. What makes Landmark Hospitals especially unique is that the company is owned by a surgeon, so the focus on people, quality, safety, and clinical outcomes resonates throughout the company.

We are committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

 

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