Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB
The Charge Nurse is responsible for the oversite of the floor nurse; assuring day-to-day responsibilities are being conducted in a timely manner, relieving floor nurses for lunch breaks, and assisting staff nurses as needed. The charge nurse will conduct audits on charts to assure compliance with accreditation standards, specifically Joint Commission, CMS, and Utah State Licensing board. The charge nurse will assist in scheduling the department and aiding in coverage as determined by facility needs and will be a liaison between MC's, PSM's and Nursing staff.