Charge Registered Nurse RN,4 South Medical Surgical, Full Time, Nights
University Hospital and
University Hospital and Medical Center is a 317-bed acute care hospitaloffering a wide range of surgical and medical services as well as an academicteaching center for Behavioral Health. Since opening in 1974, we havedistinguished ourselves as a leader in breakthroughs to orthopedic care as wellas joint replacement. We continue to build on this tradition in our Orthopedicand Spine Institute. Our Center for Behavioral Health offers inpatient andoutpatient services and a one-of-a-kind geriatric program. Other specialtyservices include a Wound Healing Center and Vascular Services, Primary StrokeCenter and Women's Center. Our newly renovated family-friendly ER providesexpert, compassionate care for patients of all ages and special accommodationsfor seniors.
We continue a proudtradition of providing high level, personalized care close to home in yourlocal community.
University Hospital& Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcareservices, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one ofEthisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Joinour tradition of excellence!
We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time includingvacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.
Reporting to the NurseManager of the Medical Surgical unit, you will be facilitating exceptional carefor the patients we serve in our 30-Bed unit. Some notable information aboutthe unit:
Skill mix: Charge Nurse, Registered Nurse, Patient Care Assistant, Unit Secretary
Patient Ratio: RN= 1:5 PCA=1: 15
Medical Surgical patients hosts a variety of patient acuities/diagnosis: Ortho floor: total knee, hip; appendectomy, gall bladder, Urinary surgery
Schedules: 12-hour shifts (0700-1930, 1900-0730) ; Full time is considered 36 hours per week, including every other weekend. Self-scheduling is available.
Dress code: Professional Scrubs (individual provides their own). Grey, Royal Blue or pink.
Lifting Equipment: Lift
Award: HCA Unit of Distinction
Associates in Science in Nursing, Bachelors preferred
Current Florida license as Registered Nurse or Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida State Licensing Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing eligibility and duration provisions).
Current certification as a BLS/CPR provider through the American Heart Association required
2 years of experience as Medical Surgical Registered Nurse preferred
1 year of experience as Medical Surgical Registered Nurse in a Supervisory/Charge role preferred