Designated Charge Nurse-Post Surgical
Company: The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Advancing Healthcare Together - The Future of Healthcare is in
Topeka Kansas Why The University of Kansas Health System St.
Francis Our People. Our people truly are our greatest strength.
They make a massive difference in the amazing care we provide every
We work closely together to create a positive experience for our
patients and each other. Our Purpose. We will build on your
experience and provide meaningful and purposeful career growth for
your future. You will have the opportunity every day to make a
difference in someone's life and change the course of
Our Place. St. Francis Campus is proud to be a part of a long
legacy of high-quality, compassionate care. For more than 100
years, the hospital has combined compassionate care with lifesaving
technological advancements to our patients and the communities
Today, the hospital has 378 licensed beds, a history of
technological advancements, and a generous and supportive
community. Our St. Francis hospital is seeking an experienced
Charge Nure for our Post Surgical Unit. We are looking for your
experience, knowledge and patient care skills where you will be
responsible for: The Charge Nurse manages the shift operations of a
specified clinical area, including coordination of patient care,
supervision of a professional team which includes nursing staff and
other staff as appropriate, and troubleshooting of problem
Ensures adherence to hospital and department policies and
procedures. Reports to the Director or designee. 1) Responsible for
the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of
assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation and evaluation. 2)
Clearly communicates, both orally and in writing, to foster staff
and patient understanding of treatment plan 3) Sensitive to the
patient's needs such as physical, spiritual, and emotional and
evaluates response to the delivery of care.
4) Supports and promotes the organizational priorities. 5)
Effectively manages department/patient activities in a time
efficient manner to ensure the delivery of care is well-organized
and proficient. 6) Provides quality customer service to patients,
families, coworkers, and other members of the interdisciplinary
health care team to create a professional and respectful
environment. 7) Role models leadership qualities and behaviors.
Motivates employees to achieve peak productivity and performance.
Now that you have read about what you will be doing and the
experience we seek, it is time to apply and make a difference in
the lives of our patients. The St. Francis Campus is fully
accredited by the joint Commission.
We also have the following notable accreditations and
certifications: Advanced Primary Stroke Center Certification
Inpatient Rehab Stroke Certification Chest Pain Accreditation, by
the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care Breast Imaging Center of
Excellence, by the American College of Radiology (CoC)
Accreditation Requirements: -BSN or 4 year degree -Current Kansas
RN Licensure; BLS Certified -Minimum of 2 years staff nurse
experience -Computer skills to include MS Office Preferred:
-Certification of specialty preferred, ACLS (Unit Specific),
PALS/NRP for Peds/NLC. -Management experience
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