Staff Charge Nurse Resume Samples

The Staff Charge Nurse often referred to as nursing sisters, are in charge of a specific ward at a healthcare facility or hospital. Apart from caring for patients, these nurses supervise staff and ensure that everything runs smoothly during their shift. A professional Staff Charge Nurse Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – recording patients’ medical records and monitoring vital signs, supervising nursing staff and monitoring their needs, coordinating daily administrative duties, including schedules, nursing assignments, and patient care; overseeing patient admissions, transfers, and discharges, mentoring and training new staff and providing support and guidance to all staff members.

Facilities seek motivated Staff Charge Nurses with excellent leadership and communication skills. A successful candidate for this role should also demonstrate the following skills and abilities – enjoy working with people, the ability to work under pressure, prior experience in a healthcare facility, excellent leadership, communication, and organisational skills, compassion with sound judgement, and problem-solving skills. A bachelor’s degree or an associate’s degree in nursing is required. A valid license as an RN is as well vital.

Staff Charge Nurse Resume example

Staff Charge Nurse Resume

Objective : An ambitious executive, leader looking to join a healthcare organization that can appreciate/capitalize on my ability to excel in a balance-scorecard, performance-driven environment by meeting benchmarks designed to manage cost and improve quality.

Skills : Microsoft, Information Technology.

Description :

    1. Served on teams/committees.
    2. Purchased, Fire-starter and Studor Customer Satisfaction and acted as mentor/leader to new management hires.
    3. Served as panelist for executive/administrative interviews.
    4. Supported the budget process (Operational & Capital) for the cardio/neuro unites (in excess of $50 million) related to department revenue.
    5. Established patient care priorities based on essential patient needs and availability of unit resources (time, personnel, equipment, and supplies).
    6. Identified patient/family learning needs and acts to meet them.
    7. Demonstrated an awareness of and sensitivity to patient/family rights, age specific needs, cultural and ethical beliefs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA


Staff Charge Nurse Resume

Objective : A dedicated, professional, experienced Paramedic and Licensed Practical Nurse with experience in hospital, long term, home care and emergency settings, Assuring a clean, orderly, and functional work environment, Providing/coordinating care for patients/patient populations.

Skills : Keen Attention To Details And Excellent Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Worked as charge nurse overseeing 2-8 CNAs.
    2. Served as a member of medication review board to assure proper medication practices and to follow-up on medication incidents that occurred at the facility.
    3. Coordinated care with local doctor's offices, social services, and Rome Hospital.
    4. Developed forms for use in documenting pt. restraint and release, pt. falls and incidents, vital sign monitoring, bowel maintenance and bladder training.
    5. Demonstrated proficiency by exhibiting the following skills, competencies, and behaviors.
    6. Formulated a goal-directed plan of care when and where appropriate to do so.
    7. Implemented care in a thorough, skillful, consistent, and continuous manner.
                                                                                              Years of Experience
                                                                                              Experience
                                                                                              2-5 Years
                                                                                              Experience Level
                                                                                              Level
                                                                                              Junior
                                                                                              Education
                                                                                              Education
                                                                                              Certificate In Paramedic


                                                                                              Staff Charge Nurse Resume

                                                                                              Objective : Staff Charge Nurse with 8 years of experience in Acknowledging staff rights and cultural and ethical beliefs, Demonstrating knowledge of legal issues, including patient confidentiality and risk management in all aspects of patient care and unit functioning, Participating in nursing research activities as requested.

                                                                                              Skills : Hospital operation, Strategic planning, Teambuilding to meet system and hospital goals.

                                                                                              Description :

                                                                                                1. Managed the emotional and physical well being of psychiatric and substance abuse patients in this acute care facility.
                                                                                                2. Provided education and support to clients participating in the Schick-Schadel program for substance abuse at the hospital.
                                                                                                3. Provided safe medication administration and monitoring.
                                                                                                4. Appropriately intervened physically and or verbally as needed for patients in crisis.
                                                                                                5. Managed and directed staff assigned to my unit.
                                                                                                6. During my employment I managed an incident free environment on my unit.
                                                                                                7. Demonstrated a genuine concern and caring for my patients well being.
                                                                                                                                                                              Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                              Experience
                                                                                                                                                                              0-2 Years
                                                                                                                                                                              Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                              Level
                                                                                                                                                                              Entry Level
                                                                                                                                                                              Education
                                                                                                                                                                              Education
                                                                                                                                                                              Associate In Nursing

                                                                                                                                                                              Staff Charge Nurse Resume

                                                                                                                                                                              Objective : Staff Charge Nurse with 5 years of experience in Demonstrating knowledge of the RN scope of practice, Demonstrating commitment to service orientation (members, staff, providers), Providing data for staffing decisions and demonstrates flexibility in the resolution of staffing issues; demonstrating flexibility when floating to other units upon requests, Demonstrating effective written and oral communication skills.

                                                                                                                                                                              Skills : Compute Skills,  Interpersonal Skills, Membership Assistant.

                                                                                                                                                                              Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                1. Participated in the nursing schedule.
                                                                                                                                                                                2. Main resourced for the nursing staff regarding treatment procedures, medications and special procedures Participate in nurses evaluations.
                                                                                                                                                                                3. Assisted with monthly budget for the department as well as maintaining a stocked inventory of supplies and necessary medications.
                                                                                                                                                                                4. Oversaw the overall care and documentation of patients on the surgical unit.
                                                                                                                                                                                5. Member-ed of the Specialty Bed Committee.
                                                                                                                                                                                6. Member-ed of the Policies and Procedure Committee.
                                                                                                                                                                                7. Used Excellent observation, organizational and interpersonal skills were utilize on a consistent basis.
                                                                                                                                                                              Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                              Experience
                                                                                                                                                                              2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                              Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                              Level
                                                                                                                                                                              Management
                                                                                                                                                                              Education
                                                                                                                                                                              Education
                                                                                                                                                                              Master's

                                                                                                                                                                              Staff Charge Nurse Resume

                                                                                                                                                                              Summary : Broad-based clinical, management, administrative, supervisory, education, and case management nursing experience. Proven leadership, entrepreneurial, public relations and customer service skills. Strong background in rehabilitation, acute and long term medical and behavioral health nursing of all ages and diagnoses.

                                                                                                                                                                              Skills : Microsoft Office, Nursing, MS Office.

                                                                                                                                                                              Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                1. Administered medications to 50- 60 residents within a timely manner Monitor and track vital signs.
                                                                                                                                                                                2. Reported any changes in patient status to the supervising RN to ensure patient comfort and safety.
                                                                                                                                                                                3. Provided clean/ sterile wound care.
                                                                                                                                                                                4. Collected specimens for laboratory testing.
                                                                                                                                                                                5. Maintained pharmacy supplies for residents.
                                                                                                                                                                                6. Communicated with staff, patients, and families with excellent written and verbal skills Assign duties to CNA staff.
                                                                                                                                                                                7. Oversaw and assisted with patient care as needed.
                                                                                                                                                                              Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                              Experience
                                                                                                                                                                              10+ Years
                                                                                                                                                                              Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                              Level
                                                                                                                                                                              Senior
                                                                                                                                                                              Education
                                                                                                                                                                              Education
                                                                                                                                                                              MS

                                                                                                                                                                              Staff Charge Nurse Resume

                                                                                                                                                                              Headline : To obtain a Staff Charge Nurse, responsible for Giving input to RN for development and revision of resident care plan, Assisting with ongoing data collection; identifying changes in resident status and reports changes to RN/LPN, Implementing care plan; setting priorities of care with licensed staff, Assisting with admissions, discharges and transfers/ambulation.

                                                                                                                                                                              Skills : Registered Nurse, Health Care, Supervising.

                                                                                                                                                                              Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                1. Provided day to day dialysis care in a 20 chair dialysis unit.
                                                                                                                                                                                2. Daily assessments completed in a timely manner each shift and IV medications administered to patients.
                                                                                                                                                                                3. Reported status changes to NP or MD on call.
                                                                                                                                                                                4. Updated patient plan of care and participated in multidisciplinary assessments initially for new admits, 30 day re-eval, 90 day re-eval, and annually thereafter.
                                                                                                                                                                                5. Promoted teamwork on the unit by leading from example.
                                                                                                                                                                                6. Established effective working relationships with members of the health care team, patients, and families.
                                                                                                                                                                                7. Prioritised, delegated, and supervised work assignments appropriately to ensure completion of patient care activities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                5-7 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Bachelor Of Science In Nursing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Staff Charge Nurse Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Headline : As a Staff Charge Nurse, responsible for Reporting evaluation to RN/LPN if outcomes are not met, if resident responses are unexpected or unusual, Recording data and nursing care activities in medical record following Department/Unit/ CMS standards, Utilizing Department and Unit forms per procedures.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Skills : Public Speaking, Basic Computer.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Charged nurse for 45bed, longterm, acute care and rehab unit.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2. House supervised when needed.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3. Daily cared for gtube, tracheotomy, Foley, colostomy, and wounds.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  4. Registered Nurse with charge nurse responsibilities on a very heavy medical unit specializing in Hematology/Oncology.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5. Specially trained pre-captor.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  6. Initially certified in the administration of chemotherapy while there.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  7. Administered chemo in the out-patient clinic through both peripheral and central lines.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                5-7 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Associate's In Criminal Justice

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Staff Charge Nurse Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Headline : Though I've been in management for several years, I still work as a bedside clinician. My focus is providing patients and their families with the best possible experience while providing quality patient care. I've practiced in creating and implementing successful strategies and forming team approaches to achieve targeted goals.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Skills : Team Work, Interpersonal Skills, Protocol Assistant.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1. Evaluated effectiveness of care given by team members.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2. Utilized effective communication methods and skills, following lines of authority, as appropriate.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3. Demonstrated knowledge of and applies safety principles as identified by the institution.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  4. Performed efficiently in emergency situations following established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate persons, and documenting events.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5. Demonstrated responsibility and accountability for own professional practice.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  6. Participated regularly in staff development activities for unit and department personnel.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  7. Participated in unit and department Performance Improvement activities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  5-7 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Master Of Science

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Staff Charge Nurse Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Objective : To obtain a Staff Charge Nurse, responsible for Reporting incidents, work related injuries, unsafe equipment or environment to supervisor or other appropriate person, Functioning with awareness of and applies infection control principles and standards, including resident, environment and employee issues, Reporting pertinent resident data at Shift Report; reporting problems to licensed staff, charge nurse or supervisor.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Skills : Shift Assistant, Supervising Skills, Charge Nurse.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Identified and solved problems effectively.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. Demonstrated a service philosophy in all interactions with patients, families, and all members of the health care team.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. Demonstrated proficiency in the use of computers and telecommunication modalities in documenting, tracking and conveying information.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Provided professional leadership and direction of department personnel in order to maintain efficient delivery of effective patient care.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Demonstrated a professional, supportive attitude.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Led and directed others through the change process.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Mentored, oriented, and coached others in unit specific operations and patient care activities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Staff Charge Nurse Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Summary : Staff Charge Nurse with 10 years of experience in Practising within Facility and Hospital standards/policies/procedures, Locating and using Facility and Hospital manuals, and other reference manuals/books when necessary, Remaining calm in emergency resident care/Unit situations; following established protocols, Assisting as directed during Code BLUE.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Skills : Charge Nurse, Patient Care, Directing.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1. Shared responsibility and authority with subordinates and holds them accountable for performance.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    2. Demonstrated ability to identify and resolve problems in collaboration with work team and with other departments.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    3. Complied with regulatory requirements, policies, procedures, and standards of practice.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    4. Practiced customer service standards as defined by the Service Area, Medical Center, and specified department.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    5. Assisted members who are less than satisfied with their experience by listening and taking responsibility within their scope to ensure that the issue is resolved.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    6. Made appropriate referrals and facilitates the customers ability to utilize resources.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    7. Maintained and protected patient confidentiality.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  10+ Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Senior
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MS