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.
Significant Sign-On Bonus and Relocation assistance offered for
qualified experienced RNs
The Charge Nurse (RN) Fulltime Night for Medical Surgical
Collaborative Care G7W 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 Nursing Practice Model and evidence based
practice and research. RN competencies are derived from these
models and supported by the WellStar Core Competencies.
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
The role contributes to the establishment and maintenance of
practices that ensure excellence in patient care, provides for the
efficient use of resources, and undertakes leadership task such as
staff schedules, unit patient flow, subject matter expertise for
clinical concerns, physician rounding, committee involvement,
survey readiness, and other task as assigned by the manager, which
are basic to the department's ability to function in a smooth and
The RN Clinical Charge Nurse is a resource to other areas
opportunity to learn about operational functionality and
hospital/facility awareness. He/she is assists in the growth and
development of team members in the unit to help build department
skills sets and to inspire expertise. This leader brings with him
or her ability to build rapport between nurses and physicians to
continue service to the patients and is a role model to others.
Required Minimum Education
* Graduate of an accredited/approved school of nursing as and
Associate Degree/Diploma Nurse; Baccalaureate degree in nursing
(BSN) from an accredited school of nursing preferred.
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification
* Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State of
* Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart
Association on the first day of employment in position. National
certification in area of specialty preferred. (Dependent on area of
Service may require additional certification such as ACLS,
Required Minimum Experience
* One year of nursing experience required, two years preferred.
Experience as relief charge with clinical expertise preferred.
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 skills, critical thinking and
* Works well with others in a collaborative, team-focused,
patient centered way.
* Communicates effectively both orally and in written form with
all levels of internal and external resources.
* Analytical skills necessary to solve technical, clinical and
managerial challenges. Ability to communicate verbally and in
* Sufficient clinical and leadership experience to ensure
competence and credibility to lead others.
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!