Nov 17, 2023

Charge Registered Nurse / RN ER

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Albuquerque, NM, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

Job Description


Charge Registered Nurse RN, Emergency Room ER, Full Time, Nights
Sign On Bonuses Available to Qualified Candidates!
We are looking for a Charge Registered Nurse RN to join our Emergency Room Team in Albuquerque, NM.

Lovelace Women’s Hospital, the first and only hospital in New Mexico dedicated to women’s health, offers a 53-bed advanced neonatal intensive care unit, a natural birthing center, an award-winning breast care center and the first robotic surgery program in the state recognized as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation.


Charge Registered Nurse RN Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible and accountable for the practice of Professional Nursing, including leadership of the patient care and staff during assigned shifts, for the department in his/her charge.
  • Supports the mission, values, goals and strategic direction of the unit, hospital and system.
  • Manages efficient patient flow, appropriate use of supplies and other operational functions.
  • Collaborates with the unit managers and/or directors in developing and revising unit policies, procedures, and protocols.
  • Serves as departmental liaison and first line of contact with patients, providers and staff.
  • Adheres to policies and procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.
  • Leads day to day operations in achievement of department goals.


Charge Registered Nurse RN Education and Experience Job Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of Nursing, RN program required
  • BSN preferred
  • Valid NM Nursing license or NM compact license (within 90 days of hire)
  • Current BLS; required certifications for the area of practice
  • National certification in area of clinical specialty preferred
  • One year of clinical leadership experience preferred

Why Lovelace?

  • International Board Certified lactation Consultant® (IBCLC) Care Award, 2020

  • "A" grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2019-2021

  • Healthgrades 2020 Specialty Excellence Awards: Pulmonology Care Excellence, 2020

  • New Mexico Hospital Association/American Hospital Association Quest For Excellence award, General acute Hospital, 2019, 2021

  • Women's Choice award for America's Best Breast Centers, 2015-2022

  • Women's Choice Award for America's Best Hospitals for Patient Safety, 2016-2019

  • Women's Choice Award for America's Best Hospitals for Obstetrics, 2021-2022

  • Women's Choice award for America's Best Mammogram Imaging Center, 2021-2022

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.