Charge Nurse (RN) Medical/Surgical Unit, Days
Company: Capital Regional Medical Center
Posted on: February 14, 2019
$7,500 Sign-on Bonus Offered to Qualified Nurses!
Capital Regional is a 266-bed acute-care hospital that offers 24/7 Emergency Services in Leon and Gadsden Counties including; a Pediatric ER, Senior Care ER and an Express Care ER. Offerings also include a Bariatric Center, Behavioral Health Center, Cancer Center, Chest Pain Center w/PCI, Comprehensive Breast Center, Family Center, Heart & Vascular Center, Orthopedic Center, Physical Therapy Services, Seniors First, Sleep Center, Stroke Center, Surgical Services, Wound Healing Center, Network-of-Care Affiliated Physician Practices, and more.
This is a 39 bed surgical inpatient and 18 bed ortho/neuro
inpatient unit specializing in the delivery of acute surgical care of the adult
patient. Both units are located on the fifth floor. The patient population
includes adults undergoing general, gynecological, abdominal, orthopedic,
urology, and neurosurgical procedures. Infrequently, the units care for
non-cardiovascular medical patients requiring nursing observation and
monitoring. Remote telemetry is provided as ordered.
Position Summary: The Department Charge Nurse is a
Registered Nurse who is accountable to the Nursing Director for clinical and
operations functions of an assigned unit.
The Charge Nurse assumes the responsibility of managing the unit's
clinical and operations activities in the absence of the Director.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
-- Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN required
-- Florida RN license and/or approved multistate RN license required
-- BLS - AHA Healthcare Provider
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
-- One (1) year of care experience required
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:
-- Reads and writes Basic English with the basic skills necessary to transcribe physician's orders
-- Knowledge of universal precautions
-- Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs
-- Basic computer skills
-- RN-Basic arrhythmia test recognition - have upon hire or within 30 days of hire with a 90" passing score
Keywords: Capital Regional Medical Center, Tallahassee , Charge Nurse (RN) Medical/Surgical Unit, Days, Healthcare , Tallahassee, Florida
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