SSM Health CSN (Charge Nurse) - 3 West Med/Surg in St. Louis, Missouri


Role Purpose:

The Clinical Nurse Support drives progress toward best care and best results through coaching and mentoring of staff and advocating for best practices.


  • Contributes to the exceptional patient experience through facilitating smooth transitions through the patient care process, assuring active collaboration of the entire care team.

  • Assures the active involvement of patients and their families throughout the process.

  • Drives physician partnership by encouraging collaboration and relationship building between physicians and clinical care staff. Promotes exceptional employee commitment by mentoring, coaching and staff development; making assignments with the developmental needs of staff in mind.

  • Facilitates the respectful and responsible utilization of resources, while safely optimizing efficiency and productivity.

  • Advocates for best care/best results in all team interactions, making assignments, providing coaching/mentoring, encouraging team communication and problem solving where necessary.

  • Contributes to the overall employee experience by encouraging, promoting and facilitating communication, projects, celebration and recognition both within and between groups.

  • Exhibits the following behaviors: proactively identify and resolve issues that arise in the department; display a positive and supportive attitude towards SSM and our organizational goals; model professional conduct related to a leadership role (eg. attendance; recognizing professional boundaries).


*Minimum Qualifications: *

  • State of MO RN License

  • 1-3 years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree

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The 525-bed SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the Saint Louis University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis offers a wide variety of outpatient services, including cardiovascular and open-heart surgery, high-risk obstetrics and comprehensive women's breast health services. The hospital was recognized with the 2008 and 2010 Premier Award for Quality.

Req ID: 17010304

Primary Location: Missouri-St. Louis-SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – St. Louis

Schedule: Full Time, 12 Hour Day

Shift: Day Job

Schedule Hours Per Pay Period: 7a-7p

Call Rotation: N/A

Normal work hours: 72

Job: Nursing

Organization: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital – St. Louis

Weekend Rotation: every 3rd Sat and Sun

Posting: Aug 1, 2017, 10:54:26 AM-Ongoing