RN Charge Nurse – Psychiatry

Requisition Number: 2023-4478

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: Meridian, MS

Overview

Signet Health is actively interviewing qualified RNs for our full-time Charge Nurse position with our program in Meridian, MS.  

The RN Charge Nurse will demonstrate competency in the role of clinical charge nurse with responsibilities for delegation of assignments for patient care, communication with physicians, and problem-solving/decision making. Supervises RN's, LPN's, PCT's and Unit Secretaries. Works in conjunction with Dietary, EVS, and other ancillary departments. 

All benefits and compensation will be covered under the hospital which includes a generous market-competitive compensation & benefits package.

This person hired for this position will demonstrate competency in the following areas:

Education/Regulatory Requirements:
    • Current MS state nursing license.
    • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate.
    • Current ACLS certification OR obtain within six months of hire.
    • One - three years work experience in department-specific area.
Skills:
    • Precepts other charge nurses to the position as needed.
    • National certification in the area of specialty is encouraged.
    • Senior charge nurse may be requested to act as head nurse in the absence of head nurse.

Requirements/Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Current MS state nursing license.
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certificate.
  • Current ACLS certification OR obtain within six months of hire.
  • One - three years work experience in department-specific area.

EOE