Sunday , January 29 2023

Denver Health Jobs For RN Charge Nurse

Website Denver Health

Job Description:

Under minimal supervision, performs supervisory functions over professional nursing and support staff in an inpatient unit, specialty clinic, or treatment program in various patient care settings. Under general supervision, adheres to the American Nurses Association (ANA) standards of professional nursing and performance, and the ANA Code of Ethics (2015) to provide care to all patients. Applies critical thinking, evidence-based policies, procedures, guidelines and competence to collaborate with the health care team to promote excellence in patient safety and quality outcomes. Utilizes the Theory of Human Caring and Caritas in daily practice. “Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN, Founder / Director, Watson Caring Science Institute.”

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversite of department/unit for assigned shift including adherence to policy
  • Delegation of duties amongst nursing and support staff
  • Evaluation and documentation of performance of nursing staff
  • Rounding for positive patient experience
  • Mentoring
  • Oversite of daily operations and escalation of communications
  • Facilitate patient flow
  • Other duties as assigned per unit addendum
  • Preparation of daily staffing assignments
  • Oversite of patient care, admissions and discharges

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to demonstrate an understanding of assessment findings as they relate to the disease process and continuum of care.
  • Adherence to Standards of Professional Nursing Practice/ Process / Performance [ANA Standards addendum- signed] and accrediting body standards.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team matrix environment. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels and in a cross functional environment.
  • Strong understanding and display of the principals of customer service as it applies to patients, staff and the community
  • Evaluates practice in relation to professional standards, statues, regulations, hospital and departmental policies, standards of care, and regulatory
  • Supports compliance with national patient safety goals, accrediting agency standards, and quality initiatives.
  • Ability to assist in identifying ways to promote quality patient-centric care and maintain Denver Health’s high level of patient satisfaction. [Nursing Vision Statement]
  • Promotes quality care by redefining priorities for care based on evaluation of healthcare consumer/family response or changing condition.
  • Ability to work closely with multidisciplinary staff, charge nurses, clinical nurse educator(s), and Nursing Managers, providers,, executive leadership to provide care to patients with respect to their uniqueness using informed judgment, competence, individual qualifications, and collaboration with the health care team.

Job Details:

Company: Denver Health

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Denver, CO, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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