Charge Nurse Weekend- CCU/CVCU

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University Medical Center
November 24, 2021
Las Vegas, Nevada
Job Type


Charge Nurse Weekend- CCU/CVCU

$38.02 - $58.93 Hourly
Las Vegas, NV
Job Type
Full Time
CCU/CVCU - 6035
Job Number
11/29/2021 5:00 PM Pacific
Position Summary  

Charge Nurse Weekend- CCU/CVCU description imageEMPLOYER PAID PENSION PLAN OF 29.75% OF YOUR ANNUAL SALARY!
Functions as a charge nurse on weekend shifts responsible for assigning patients to and monitoring the work of nurses within the unit on assigned shift and to assist the Clinical Director in the supervision of assigned employees on shift. The position also carries a patient load and applies the nursing process to deliver basic, safe, therapeutic care, for individuals or groups of patients.

  Job Requirement  

Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and three (3) years current (within the past five (5) years) RN critical care experience at least one of which was in a CCU/CVCU setting.

Licensing/Certification Requirements:
Valid License by the Nevada State Board of Nursing to Practice as a Registered Nurse; American Heart Association Healthcare Provider (BLS) certification; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification.

  Additional and/or Preferred Position Requirements Charge Nurse experience ( Relief or Assigned) Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Physical Requirements Knowledge of:
Modern principles of effective supervision; nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and coordination of patient care); standards of care; disease process; equipment used in providing patient care in specialty area; patient care plan development; patient evaluation and assessment techniques; body mechanics used with ambulating, transferring and repositioning patients; Nurse Practice Act; department and hospital safety practices and procedures; patient rights; infection control policies and practices; handling, storage, use and disposal of hazardous materials; department and hospital emergency response policies and procedures; age specific patient care practices.Skill in:
Assigning and monitoring the work of others; assigning work to cover patients' needs; evaluating quality control; implementing nursing process including assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation; working with high risk or critically ill patients; performing invasive nursing procedures associated with area of specialty; developing and implementing education programs associated with specialty; organizing, prioritizing and delegating work; communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds under stressful conditions; establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties; efficient, effective and safe use of equipment.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting, including stamina to stand and walk for extended periods of time, strength to examine and treat varied individuals, vision to use standard office equipment and read printed materials including a VDT screen, and hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone. Strength and agility to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently to move objects.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this classification.

Agency University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
Address University Medical Center of Southern NevadaLas Vegas, Nevada, 89102

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