Providence Health & Services Charge Nurse - Emergency Department in Torrance, California


Providence is calling a Charge Nurse - Emergency Department (Full Time/Night Shift ) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance, California.

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for the daily workflow of the unit under the direction of the Nurse Manager and Assistant Nurse Manager

  • Be responsible for all aspects of nursing care

  • Determine unit priorities for the shift with regard to patient care, patient flow (bed control), staffing and distribution of resources


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current unencumbered California (CA) Registered Nurse (RN) license

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association (AHA)

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification from by the American Heart Association within 30 days after hire

  • Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification within 30 days after hire

  • National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) Stroke certification within 30 days after hire

  • 1 year experience in the Emergency Department

  • Relevant training and certification applicable to the position, as specified by Nurse Manager

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

  • Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN)

  • Mobile Intensive Care Nurse (MICN)

Talent Acquisition Contact: Misty Noble, Senior Recruiter, Emergency Services Nursing -

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.

As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Emergency Nursing

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 190722