Charge Nurse RN - Adult Acute 2 East - Days

Mount Gretna, PA | Nursing | Direct Nursing | FTE: 1 | Regular | Tracking Code: 109514

Monday, February 26, 2024
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Tuesday, February 27, 2024
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Tuesday, February 27, 2024
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Tuesday, February 27, 2024
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Wednesday, February 28, 2024
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Wednesday, February 28, 2024
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Thursday, February 29, 2024
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Tuesday, March 5, 2024
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  • Full time (80 hours biweekly)
  • 4 shifts per week; (2) 12's; 3 am - 3 pm & (2) 8's; 7 am -3:30 pm
  • Every other weekend and rotating holidays

Serve your community by providing hope, healing and wholeness to this vulnerable patient population.

Multiple advancement opportunities will be available throughout the inpatient unit.

Join a team that is committed to:
  • Transforming the way Behavioral Health is delivered in the United States
  • Finding a Better Way
  • Working Together As One
  • Cultivating Agility while Navigating Uncertain Times as a Multi-Disciplinary Team
  • Building a Synergetic Team Supporting Educational Achievements and Advanced Practice
  • Creating a Safe and Inclusive Work Environment to Make Every Person Feel Welcomed, Respected and Valued

General Summary

Provides additional supervision of daily operations on assigned unit. Oversees the successful delivery of quality patient care to a group of patients. Coordinates with the Administrative Coordinator on patient placement. Provides direct patient care at an experienced practitioner level as needed.

  • Works with the Assistant Nurse Manager to ensure adequate staffing levels and skill mix are maintained for all shifts through the development, preparation and maintenance of staffing schedules that meet department/unit needs and apply to variable census conditions. Makes appropriate adjustments/assignments to maximize timely patient care. Looks to staffing needs into the next matrix.
  • Oversees the delivery of patient care. Directs and delegates patient care assignments to staff based on acuteness of patient care needs, staff availability and patient safety.
  • Prioritizes and organizes work. Actively takes part in the performance appraisal process by providing input for staff evaluations. Holds staff accountable for performance standards. Assists with interviewing. Mediates staff conflicts and provides feedback concerning performance, behavior, etc..
  • Collaborates with the Nurse Manager and the Assistant Nurse Manager on areas of need on the unit (e.g., problematic flow issues, equipment and supplies issues, documentation issues, patient satisfaction issues and performance issues).
  • Anticipates and resolves patient/family concerns in a timely manner. Keeps patients and families informed.
  • Protects patient confidentiality by promoting professional staff communications.
  • Serves as a resource and role model/mentor to charge nurses and staff.
  • Provides direct patient care, evaluates outcomes, consults with other specialists as required and adjusts nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care.
  • Requisitions supplies and equipment, maintenance and repair services and prepares related forms. Keeps stock and equipment inventories.

Physical Demands:

  • Standing, Walking, Sitting, Kneeling/Crouching, Repetitive Motions, Reaching Eye /Hand/Foot Coordination - Occasionally
  • Carrying/Lifting & Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (up to 50lbs)
  • Talking, Hearing - Frequently

Minimum Education:

  • Associates of Nursing Degree Required

Work Experience:

  • 2 years Relevant experience. Required and
  • Supervisory experience. Required

Licenses:

  • Licensed Registered Nurse Upon Hire Required or
  • Registered Nurse Multi State License Upon Hire Required and
  • Basic Life Support Upon Hire Required and
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire Required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Fully competent Clinical Nurse with charge nurse experience.
  • Excellent communication/interpersonal, conflict resolution, problem-solving, confrontational and other leadership skills.
Suzanne Wolf
Suzanne Wolf
Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant

WellSpan invests in you!

Join WellSpan, where we invest in our team members:

  • $17 minimum wage starting July 2, 2023
  • Enhanced weekend differential for most hourly employees
  • More than $245M invested in merit increases, rewards and educational support in the past two years
  • Competitive salaries, benefits, paid time off and a commitment to diversity

Join us and make a difference.

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Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts
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Formed in 1813, Lebanon is a quaint city of 25,700 residents. The area, rich in heritage and the small-town charm of yesteryear, features sites on the National Register of Historic Places, museums, scenic parks and recreation facilities, performing arts theaters, artists' studios, a farmers market and dining establishments for all tastes.

Life in Lebanon County offers affordable housing and options for pursuing higher education. Residents can find local employment in manufacturing, retail, arts and entertainment, healthcare and service sectors. Located in South Central Pennsylvania, Lebanon is within an easy driving distance of Harrisburg, Lancaster, Reading and York. (Patient population: 140,000)

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