Landmark Hospital of Columbia, MO 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: Fulltime Nights
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.
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
RN License (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.