Georgia Employer CHARGE NURSE - ENDOSCOPY/GI CLINIC in Atlanta, Georgia
SUMMARYThe Charge Nurse delegates, coordinates and re-adjusts patient assignments. The Charge Nurse works collaboratively with the team to enhance the quality and customer service in their area. They are responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance standards, delegating responsibilities to staff, performance improvement, patient safety and customer service.Coaches staff in the delivery of care and maintains close contact with staff patient population, assuring that care delivery is individualized for the specific age group of patientsParticipates as an instructor in department specific orientation and skills validation.Knowledgeable of the internal and external resources to ensure patient safety and department throughput. Adheres to the national patient safety goals while charging and observing staff for compliance.Knowledgeable of the regulatory compliance standards for the department and works with the Team Leaders, Charge Nurses, Managers and Directors to improve PI.Prepares the assignment of personnel for the area and periodically adjust based on patient need and nurse competency. Assist department & assigns staff lunches/breaks.QUALIFICATIONS* Current Georgia Registered Nurse License and CPR Certification* (3) years of experience in assigned specialty* Passing score on medication exam before conclusion of orientation* Demonstrated maturity and competency along with managerial experience with good communication and writing skills* Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with all levels of staff and peersEOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.