At WellStar, we all share common goals. That's what makes us so
successful - and such an integral part of our communities. We want
the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for
our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in
Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the
communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care
models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
Signficiant Sign-On Bonus and Relocation assistance offered for
qualified experienced RNs.
The Charge Nurse (RN) - Neuro ICU is responsible for directing
and overseeing the daily activities of the unit on an assigned
shift to assure successful safe delivery of care. The Charge Nurse
is a caregiver and often takes modified patient care assignment.
They practice in a clinical environment that is administered by
Nurse Managers and other leaders and is supported through the
WellStar Shared Governance Model. The framework for practice is
steered by the WellStar Professional Practice Model, 5-Star Nursing
and evidence based practice and research. RN competencies are
derived from these models and supported by the WellStar Core
The RN Clinical Charge Nurse is a proactive member of an
interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who
ensure that patients, families and significant others receive
individualized high quality, safe patient care. Expectations of
practice include: accountability; responsibility and authority for
the practice of nursing; effective teamwork; delegation;
communication; respect; personal development; and development of
It is expected that all RN Clinical Charge Nurses are licensed,
knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by the
Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implements the Scope of
Practice and Code of Ethics Standards put forth by the American
Nurses Association. As a member of the patient services team, it is
expected the individual upholds the voice of the patient, system
policies and procedures while supporting service excellence goals.
He/She possesses (advanced) clinical expertise and utilizes this
expertise to support and promote the delivery of safe, age
appropriate and culturally aware patient care and serves as a
partner in care.
Required Minimum Education
* Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing:
Baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) from an accredited school of
Preffered Minimum Education
* preferred; National certification in area of specialty
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification
* Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State of
* Must have a current BLS and ACLS card from the American Heart
Association on the first day of employment in position.
Required Minimum Experience
* Experience with direct patient care.
Required Minimum Skills
* Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize
the use of technology to support clinical care and holds basic
* Strong interpersonal, collaborative skills along with customer
service skills required.
* Ability to function in a fast paced environment and respond to
emergencies in using a decisive, composed and respectful
* Possess excellent time management skills; practices nursing
using evidence and analytical skills along with possessing strong
critical thinking skills.
Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities.
We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and
advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the
Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today!