Orange Park Medical Center is a full-service regional tertiary facility serving Clay County and it's surrounding communities. As part of the HCA family, the largest healthcare provider in the world, Orange Park Medical Center provides the opportunity to develop your career along side more than 1,500 team members and 750 physicians on staff. Specializing in advanced robotics, open heart, maternity/delivery, pediatric and adult services and a dozen other major service lines, Orange Park Medical Center is the provider of choice in northeast Florida for patients, staff and physicians alike.
The Labor & Delivery (L&D) Charge Nurse is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care on the assigned hospital unit. The quality of care given will be in keeping with the philosophy, mission and values of the hospital and the Department of Nursing and will maintain and support the standards of nursing care and practice in order to meet the health care needs of patients, their families, and the community. The Charge Nurse, in collaboration with the Clinical Nurse Manager, coordinates and supervises the nursing activities within an organized unit of the hospital.
The Labor & Delivery (L&D) Charge RN makes daily staffing assignments and participates in the performance
improvement initiatives as directed. The Labor & Delivery (L&D) Charge Nurse is responsible for meeting Joint Commission standards, complying
with all state and federal regulations, complying with corporate and hospital
policy and procedures, managing supplies and equipment, promoting teamwork with
physicians and all health care providers, promoting internal and external
customer satisfaction, and for appropriate resource management.
Provides and documents patient care based on the nursing process in compliance with hospital policies and procedures. Plans, delegates and coordinates the nursing care of assigned patients.
Utilizes basic physical and psychosocial assessment skills to identify actual nursing diagnosis/clinical problems based on assessment of patient and unique age specific needs.
The Charge Nurse will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treats each patient with dignity and care, and maintains patient confidentiality/privacy.
Demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
Provides appropriate patient/family education, per department and hospital policy and procedures.
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