Select Medical

  • Charge Nurse / RN Registered Nurse (LTACH)

    Job ID
    Experience (Years)
    Clinical - Registered Nurse
    Street Address
    3237 South 16th Street, 5th Floor
    Select Specialty Hospital
    Position Type
    12-Hour Shift - Full Time Nights
  • Overview




    RN Charge Nurse



    At Select Specialty Hospital, a division of Select Medical, our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a Charge Nurse to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.                                                                                                                




    The primary purpose of the RN Charge Nurse is to administer and supervise the clinical care being provided.  The RN Charge Nurse is responsible for all safety, infection control, and quality of care issues that might arise while on duty, as well as, assisting with performance appraisals, mentoring staff during orientation, and dealing with disciplinary issues. 


    Specific responsibilities of the RN Charge Nurse include: 

    • Maximizing management opportunities while on assigned shift
    • Effectively managing resources
    • Promoting a team-like atmosphere
    • Complying with educational requirements while promoting a climate of learning
    • Acting as a positive role model
    • Serving as a clinical resource for staff members
    • Implementing staffing plan
    • Participating as a productive member of the interdisciplinary team in assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of rehabilitation goal
    • Interpreting assessment/diagnostic data including labs, telemetry
    • Timely and accurate documentation
    • Ensuring medical orders are transcribed and processed accurately
    • Competence in Rapid Response and code events
    • Teaching and counseling patients/families 
    • Displaying a “customer service” attitude toward patients, visitors, and other staff members at all times



    As a Registered Nurse Charge Nurse, you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.


    Other requirements of the RN Charge Nurse role include: 

    • Valid RN Registered Nurse license in state of employment
    • Experience with vents / hemodynamics; Critical drips; ET Tubes and Wounds
    • Basic Life Support (BLS)
    • ACLS certification within 6 months of hire
    • Skills in handling emergency and life-threatening situations
    • Positive, caring and customer-service oriented attitude 



    Additional Data




    At Select Medical, our full-time employees enjoy intense focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs.


    Other full-time benefits of the Charge Nurse position include:


    • Excellent Orientation Program
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Extended Illness Days (EID)
    • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • Prescription Coverage
    • Life Insurance
    • Short- and Long-Term Disability
    • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match
    • Personal and Family Medical Leave
    • Join the network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities
    • Select Medical operates hospitals in multiple states offering attractive growth and relocation opportunities