Charge Nurse RN Specialty
About Mountain Vista Medical Center
Mountain Vista Medical Center is a 178-bed, state-of-the-art hospital located in east Mesa, Arizona, offering comprehensive health care services, including emergency care, heart care, advanced surgical procedures, orthopedics, breast care, maternity care, and women’s services. Florence Hospital, a campus of Mountain View Medical Center, is a 36-bed hospital offering emergency care, as well as surgical, imaging and laboratory services to residents of Pinal County. Our patients have access to a full range of excellent health care across our two campuses.
Temporary position with Covid testing and Vaccine Project weekdays and weekends as needed. Must be willing to travel up to 50 miles each way to the testing & vaccine sites. Cultural competency and Public Relations with Special Populations is a must. Skills competencies and Steward university training is required.
Teamwork is key to success. 2, 4, 8, 12 hr shifts depending on site. Documentation, Registration of patients, Specimen Collection, Participation in Drive-Thru and indoor sites with recommended PPE and safety for self and others.
RN Charge: Covid Testing/ Vaccine Project includes Site Management, clinical and non-clinical staff oversite. Supply chain, registration of Covid testing patients, Lab order requisition creation, results reporting to various recipients via email and US Postal Service mailings. Staff Scheduling, and oversite of timecards. Communications with Lab Courrier and/or delivery of specimens to lab. Various projects and assignments may arise.
Charge Nurses are supervisory personnel, with responsibility to make patient care assignments based upon the skill, experience and temperament of other nursing personnel and on the acuity of the patients. To responsibly direct assigned staff and initiate corrective action if assigned employees fail to carry out delegated duties. Responsible for the day to day delivery of patient are and related operational matters on an assigned nursing unit. Coordinates patient care with other health care professionals and hospital employees as necessary and appropriate. Provides direct and indirect nursing patient care as assigned.
Licensed RN in the State of Arizona.
- Associates required, Bachelor's preferred.
- BLS and ACLS Certification
- Ability to work effectively with computer based charting and other clinical software programs
- Adaptability to change, organizational skills
- Ability to read and communicate effectively in English
- Demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment in the completion of assignments and duties
- Basic computer skills required
- Ability to speak/write English language fluently.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans