Charge RN Emergency

Charge RN Emergency

Common Spirit | Lakewood, WA, 98499, US
Salary Range:$74,000 – $115,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 10 days ago

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Up to a $20,000 Sign on Bonus for RN's with 1yr Exp in Specialty Dept (prorated by FTE- min 0.6 FTE required); Lump sum payment within 30 days of start) Experienced RN's with at least 1 year of Emergency Room experience. Must be new to VMFH. 2 year commitment

Up to $25,000 in Education Loan Forgiveness for qualifying loans

Up to a $20,000 RN Residency Completion Bonus for qualifying RN Residents

Relocation Assistance for experienced RNs

St. Clare Hospital and Virginia Mason Medical Center were each recognized as one of the 148 Best Hospitals in America by Money (formerly Money Magazine), in partnership with The Leapfrog Group. They were the only hospitals in Washington state to be recognized for this achievement. All hospitals were required to meet a high standard of excellence in order to be considered.

CHI Franciscan and Virginia Mason are now united to build the future of patient-centered care across the Pacific Northwest. That means a seamlessly connected system offering quality care close to home. From basic health needs to the most complex, highly specialized care, our patients can count on us to meet their needs with convenient access to the region's most prestigious experts and innovative treatments and technologies.

While you're busy impacting the healthcare industry, we'll take care of you with benefits that may include health/dental/vision, FSA, matching retirement plans, paid vacation, adoption assistance, annual bonus eligibility, and more!


What We Have To Offer

* The opportunity to work as a member of a cohesive team that treats a variety of patients
* A community hospital where staff will feel like a family and collaborate exceptionally well with physicians and across departments
* 8- and 12-hour shift options; no on-call time required
* Financial support for specialty certifications and tuition assistance for advanced degrees
* Residency Program: St Clare ED offers one of the most robust residency programs in the area, offering over 400 hours of direct training, 7 specialized residency courses, as well as a number of additional courses and training that are specifically designed to help build up staff within our department.
* Simulation Lab: St Clare ED has a designated simulation lab in which advanced training and simulations are conducted to further staff growth.
* Work Culture: The culture at SCH ED is one focused on compatibility, trust, and a team mentality. Our staff have a great working relationship with our providers, one that is seldom found anywhere else. We take pride in including staff in our interviews to ensure applicants are a good fit within our culture. We also have a number of groups that meet outside of work that simply enjoy doing life together.

Job Summary

Charge Nurse serves as a leader and clinical resource to staff under the direction of nursing leadership. Collaborates with the primary RN or team leader to ensure the planning and delivery of quality patient care in partnership with physician, interdisciplinary team and patient/family. Acts as a role model, demonstrating technical/clinical competence consistent with the needs of staff and the patient population served. Assists staff with problem solving and decision making.



* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred.
* Current licensure as a Registered Nurse issued by the Washington State Board of Nursing.
* Two years of experience in the clinical specialty within the last three years preferred.
* Prefer previous charge nurse experience.
* Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification within sixty days of hire, and maintained as current thereafter.
* Current Healthcare BLS Certification.
* Completion of a NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation Provider) class is required at sites that do not provide labor and delivery services within twelve months of date of hire and must be maintained as current thereafter.
* Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum (TNCC) within twelve months of date of hire. Certification must be maintained as current thereafter.
* National Institutes of Health Strokes Scale (NIHSS) certification within six months of date of hire, and maintained as current thereafter.
* Emergency Nurse Pediatric Certification (ENPC) OR Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within twelve months of date of hire. Certification(s) must be maintained as current thereafter.
* Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and/or Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) certification is preferred.