Overview At BSA Health System, we focus all we do around our Mission: to provide quality healthcare in Christian love, service and dignity. We are driven by our Purpose of caring for people: our patients, their families and one another, and you feel this the moment you walk in the door. A career at BSA gives you opportunities to grow and learn alongside a supportive team, work with the latest technology and access incentives and assistance to take your career where you want to go.
We do this by investing in our team members through continuing education opportunities and clinical tools. In the Amarillo area, BSA is the healthcare provider preferred nearly three to one over the nearest competitor, and residents are two times more likely to choose BSA for quality of nurses and doctors, overall medical care and the latest technology and equipment. Responsibilities Position Summary The Charge Nurse assumes the responsibility and accountability for the delegation and coordination of patient care for a shift.
She/he provides leadership to the staff by working cooperatively with the nursing staff and other members of the healthcare team to assure that care is given through utilization of the nursing process. Job Duties Demonstrates knowledge and appropriate use of the Nursing Process for patients in the following age groups: Infants, Pediatrics, Adolescents, Adults and Geriatrics. Documents thoroughly as care is delivered, following regulatory and hospital requirements.
Participates in the responsible management of health care resources. Assumes responsibility for clinical competencies and professional development of self and others. Demonstrates leadership to staff and in management of department activities.
Practices in a clinical environment through application of theoretical knowledge and practical skills Ability to work varied shifts and/or days including weekends and holidays. Qualifications Qualifications Experience PREFERRED 2-3 years experience in hospital setting as staff nurse Education REQUIRED Graduate of Accredited School of Nursing. Certification/Licenses REQUIRED Current license as RN in state of Texas Certified basic life support.
Skills & Abilities PREFERRED Position requires fluency in English language to function in job environment appropriately Must exhibit desire to exemplify the BSA culture, including the BSA Mission, Vision and the BSA Way Good interpersonal and customer service skills Good organizational and follow-through skills Ability to multi-task constantly and tolerate interruptions