Providence Charge Nurse (RN) - Long Term Care *$10,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Olympia, Washington
$10,000 Sign-on Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.
Providence is calling a Charge Nurse (RN) (Long Term Care, Night shift, 0.6 FTE) to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
The Charge Nurse (RN) is a working supervisory position involving oversight of the assigned nursing unit. Supervises Primary Care Nurses and Nursing Assistants, and covers in the absence or need of Primary Care Nurses. May participate in direct patient care by administering medication, providing primary skin care, assisting in modifying treatment regimen to meet patients' physical and psychosocial needs. Re-adjusts and reorganizes staff based on facility need.
In this position you will:
Maintain shift accountability and decision-making for participants/residents/patients/clients care outcomes. Coordinates new admissions and in-house transfers.
Administer participants/residents/patients/clients care based on the nursing process and the interdisciplinary care plan. Ensures that nursing care and other activity functions are properly documented by the Primary Care Nurses.
Plan, direct, supervise, evaluate, and assist in the nursing care of participants/residents/patients/clients. Demonstrates clinical expertise in the execution of the nursing process and directs staff in its application. Participate in admission, transfer, and discharge processes.
Contribute to the total plan of care for the participants/residents/patients/clients by making pertinent nursing observations and participating in multidisciplinary team care conference as needed.
Maintain regular and ongoing communications with family members, nursing staff, interdisciplinary team members and others to ensure 24-hour continuity of care and unified approach by the team for each participants/residents/patients/clients
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current licensure to practice as a professional nurse in Washington State
Current CPR certification or must obtain within 30 days of hire
3 years of RN Experience (preferrably in sub-acute care), - or- previous charge nurse experience, - or- 2 years of relevant leadership experience
About the skilled nursing facility you will serve.
Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington serves people of all ages and faiths. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home in “neighborhoods” and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details — http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Long Term/Transitional Care Nursing
Req ID: 352608