Nurse Manager - Surgical Services - Full Time - Days*

HCA Loxahatchee , FL 33470

Posted 5 months ago

Nurse Manager RN - Surgical Svcs - Full Time Mon-Fri FTE 1.0

Palms West Hospital

Loxahatchee, FL

Facility Description:

Since 1986, Palms West Hospital has celebrated excellence in healthcare. Our state-of-the-art 204-bed facility, centrally located in Palm Beach County, offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to elective, major, and emergency surgeries. Palms West Hospital has a dedicated Pediatric ER and full-service Children's Hospital, offering dozens of pediatric healthcare services in one child-friendly place.

Palms West Hospital is located on a spacious 94-acre campus in Palm Beach County, just 12 miles from the Atlantic Ocean. The surrounding areas include Wellington, Royal Palm Beach and Loxahatchee. Wellington is known for its abundant parks, equestrian interests and quality schools. Money Magazine named Wellington as one of the "Best Places to Live" in 2016. Royal Palm Beach and Loxahatchee are known for their large acreage parcels, new homes, and equestrian community. Family Circle recognized Royal Palm Beach as one of the "Top 10 Best Towns for Families."

Palms West Hospital is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!

Job Description:

Reporting to the Director of Surgical Services, this individual assumes the role as a leader in managing the department and staff to assure quality service. Palms West's OR cares for both Adult and Pediatric patients. The OR has 8 suites and handles between 22 to 25 cases per day.

Responsibilities include:

Manage daily operations and activities of the Surgical Department.

Provide high-quality patient care to and act as a liasion with patients and their representatives, physicians, and employees.

Ensure efficient operation of the department and optimum use of resources to maximize productivity and minimize costs.

Communicate regularly with Director to gather data, provide consideration, and ensure consistency in implementation of policies and procedures.

Supervise and mentor staff to ensure their performance and the accomplishment of departmental responsibilities.

Monitor and maintain appropriate staffing levels within budgeted hours.

Ensure department compliance with JCAHO and all applicable agencies (local, state and federal).

For additional information, contact Jennifer.Urban@hcahealthcare.com

Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing preferred.

  • Current State of Florida RN license, or

  • Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida State Licensing Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing eligibility and duration provisions)

  • BSN required

  • Minimum 5 years OR RN experience in the acute care hospital

  • 3 years management experience

  • Current BLS, ACLS and PALS certifications via American Heart Association

  • Advanced certification such as, CNOR,CPAN, preferred.

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