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Posted: Sunday, March 19, 2017 9:22 PM

Serving the community for nearly 60 years, Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center provides Las Vegas and the Southwest region with high quality, advanced healthcare services. Sunrise Hospital is the largest acute care facility in Nevada. Sharing the same campus as Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Nevada’s largest most comprehensive children’s hospitalThe RN Charge General Nurse supervises nursing service activities in assigned nursing unit for the duration of the assigned shift or in the absence of nursing management. The task and responsibilities of this position include: - Participates and anticipates actively in the planning and distribution of patient assignments. - Evaluates the effectiveness of care and addresses any issues that affect the desired patient outcomes. - Supports nursing staff in communication with physicians to include acceptingoddoctors' orders and communicating patient condition. - Facilitates the process of reporting patient status to the following shift of nursing personnel. - Manages the nursing care of assigned patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. - Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. - Carries out physician orders. - Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. - Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients. - Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care. - Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. - Instructs and educates patients and families. - Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. - Provides age and culturally appropriate care. - Orients and mentors new staff members. - Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

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