Lakewood Ranch Medical Center was voted "Best Hospital in Manatee County" by the readers of the Sarasota Herald Tribune. "Lakewood Ranch Medical Center is proud to be your hospital of choice," says Andy Guz, Chief Executive Officer of Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. "This award confirms the high levels of quality and service that we provide to patients and their families."
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Bradenton, Florida is looking for exceptional people who share our vision and values. We focus on clearly defined goals that are developed to bring about exemplary patient care. We provide our employees with the structure to achieve these goals by providing advanced technological systems, processes and practice; performance improvement and patient safety standards to foster positive patient outcomes; a collaborative practice model; evidence-based nursing practice; and education and development programs to support recruitment and retention.
Provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team.
The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times and other duties as assigned.
Graduate of an accredited or NLN-approved RN program.
ACLS, PALS, and/or NRP (or obtained within 90 days of employment) in required specialty. ACLS required for all departments except Nursery.
Current American Heart Association BLS required at time of hire.
New RN Graduates must complete ACLS, PALS, and/or NRP within 180 days per required specialty.
Current active Florida nursing license.
Non Violent Crisis Intervention Training (or obtained within 90 days of employment) in required specialty.
Prefer one year full time or three years part time experience in acute care setting.
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