The Regional Clinic Charge Nurse provides direction and coordinates shift activities to a patient care team engaged in providing nursing care within the clinic. Hires, directs, evaluates and terminates nursing staff in accordance with established polices and state and federal requirements. Coordinates nursing processes required for delivery of quality patient care in a cost effective manner.
The Regional Clinic Charge Nurse utilizes the nursing process as the basis for patient care practice, performs and documents assessments of patients. Implements age appropriate care and provides effective patient/family teaching. Provides accurate evaluation of patient response to plan of care, serves as preceptor/resource, provides in-service education, and participates in performance improvement activities when indicated.
The ideal Regional Clinic Charge Nurse is someone who is able to maintain effective communication with patients, staff and physicians; and ensure appropriate protocols with procedures and customer satisfaction.
Location/Facility - [Enter Facility Name](i.e. Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano)
Specialty/Department/Practice - [Enter Spec/Dept/Prac](i.e. Critical Care, Radiology, Family Care)
Basic Life Support (BLS): BLS or BLS within 30 days of hire or transfer.
Internal Number: 20011498
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!