Head Nurse - Emergency Room Salary in the United States

How much does a Head Nurse - Emergency Room make in the United States? The average Head Nurse - Emergency Room salary in the United States is $102,993 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $87,094 and $119,131. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills Associated with Head Nurse - Emergency Room: Medical Practice Management Software, Emergency Room (ER) Operations, Electronic health records (EHR) Software, HIPPA Compliance ...More

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Job Description

Head Nurse - Emergency Room directs nursing service activities in the emergency room. Delegates responsibilities to auxiliary and emergency room staff nurses; supervises preparation and maintenance of emergency room patient clinical records, and writes reports on emergency room staff performance and services rendered. Being a Head Nurse - Emergency Room maintains pre-set inventory standards for solutions, supplies, medicines and equipment, and keeps track of narcotics. Requires a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited school. Additionally, Head Nurse - Emergency Room requires a valid state RN license. Typically reports to top management. The Head Nurse - Emergency Room manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Head Nurse - Emergency Room typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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