Excellent Care to Patients and Families The Best Staff In the Safest Environment
Nursing at Brigham and Women's Hospital is known for their excellent clinical practice and for keeping patients and their families at the center of all they do.
We understand that great care is shaped by relationships with patients and their families. That's why we're committed to knowing our patients on a deeper level not just as patients, but as individuals to ensure that they, and their families, feel known and cared for.
At BWH, we proudly work together with a spirit of inquiry and a deep commitment to providing the highest quality, evidence-informed and theory-guided care in an inclusive environment. We work each day to achieve our vision to provide excellent care to patients and families, with the best staff, in the safest environment.
Just as we have been able to reinvent health care, we have also transformed health care careers. Whether measured in terms of lives saved, awards earned, or the personal satisfaction of stretching your talents a career with BWH is unlike any other in the health care field. Here you'll find a workplace where collaboration and teamwork are the norm, not the exception physicians, nurses, technicians, staff and management form a close-knit bond, based on mutual respect and devotion to our patients. If you want an enormously fulfilling career, there's no better place to be.
The Nurse in Charge will be responsible for:
Partnering with Nursing leadership in planning and implementing patient care at the service/department level.
Working collaboratively to provide excellent care to patients and families in the safest environment.
To qualify you must have:
For all NICs hired into positions posted on or after April 1, 2000:
Current Massachusetts license. Graduate of an approved School of Nursing.
For external applicants:
Bachelors or Masters in Nursing required.
For internal applicants:
Bachelors or Masters in Nursing preferred. If not, must be enrolled or enroll in a program leading to a Bachelors or Masters in Nursing within one (1) year from being appointed to NIC position and must complete such program no later than six (6) years after commencing employment as a NIC.
Three years of experience in nursing with directly related clinical experience and demonstrated leadership ability.
Membership in professional organizations is recommended and certification in specialty areas is encouraged.
Ability to work weekend rotation per the MNA contract
Current Hem/Onc Experience required