HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Progressive Care Unit in Lake City, Florida
For more than 55 years, Lake City Medical Center has provided medical care to this community - the home to our patients, our staff and our physicians. The hospital was recently named one of the nation’s top performers on key quality measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America. Our facility has also been voted by the readers of The Lake City Reporter as the “Best of the Best” Hospital in our community for 13 consecutive years.
POSITION SUMMARY: To provide professional nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process. To collaborate with other members of the health care delivery team including physicians, to deliver quality health care.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process.
Participates and cooperates in the unit based Quality Improvement processes.
Supports, maintains and provides and environment which is supportive of quality patient care through effective use of resources and personnel.
Practices, develops and endorses customer service skills in relationships with internal and external customers.
Serves as the patient and family advocate with respect to the patient’s right to privacy by protecting confidential information.
Plans and implements patient care and teaching based on a total assessment and the age of the patient.
Evaluates and documents patient response; monitors and recognizes changes in physiological and psychosocial status; takes appropriate action based on assessment of the patient.
Regular, punctual and dependable attendance.
Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
- Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN required
State of Florida RN License required
ACLS within 90 days of hire required
Must complete basic arrhythmia class and /or pass arrhythmia test with>80% within 3 months of hire
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
Acute care experience required
Critical Care Experience preferred An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D.
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Progressive Care Unit
Location: Florida-Lake City-Lake City Medical Center
Requisition ID: 06210-2099