Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, located on Florida's Emerald Coast, is searching for an experience Registered Nurse (RN) to join our RN Float Pool!
This Float Pool RN is a PRN position and will provide professional nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process. RNs in the Float Pool may be assigned to work in Medical Surgical, Medical Oncology, Surgical Care, or other units as needed. The RN will collaborate with other members of the health care delivery team including physicians, to deliver quality health care. The Float Pool will assist in the admission/discharge process to decrease patients being held in the ED and/or to staff floors during high census as well as covering for illness, leaves, or vacations.
Fort Walton Beach Medical Center (FWBMC) is a 267-bed full-service hospital with over 200 of the most highly respected and qualified physicians in the area. It is recognized as a Top General Hospital for excellence in quality care and patient safety. It is the only acute care hospital in the Tri-County area that offers open heart surgery, an Accredited Advanced Primary Stroke Center, an Accredited Chest Pain Center, and a Cancer Care Center that is accredited by the Commission on Cancer and an Associate of the UAB Birmingham Health System Cancer Community Network. Its expanded emergency services include a dedicated Pediatric ER, 24/7 Destin ER, and a full-service 24/7 Fort Walton Beach ER that includes the only Level II Trauma Center in the Tri-County area.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
State of Florida RN License required
BLS required prior to hire
ACLS within 90 days of hire required
CPI required within 90 days of hire
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:
Reads and writes Basic English with the basic skills necessary to transcribe physician's orders
Knowledge of body substance isolation
Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs
Basic computer skills
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