HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Registered Nurse Progressive Care PRN - St. Petersburg General in St Petersburg, Florida

  • St. Petersburg General Hospital (SPGH) seeks a dynamic Registered Nurse to join our Progressive Care team! *

    St. Pete General, located in the heart of South Pinellas County, Florida, is only minutes from pristine gulf coast beaches as well as the thriving city life of downtown St. Pete. St. Petersburg General Hospital is a 215-bed facility dedicated to serving the residents of Pinellas County and beyond for over 4 decades. Ranked as a Top Place to Work in Tampa Bay for four consecutive years, we are proud to attract outstanding talent from all walks of life and make sure to treat our staff accordingly. Here, we’re all each other’s resource in maintaining the very highest standards of care. We invite you to join us and realize your own career growth in a vibrant community of healthcare professionals.

    SPGH is committed to ensuring our patients have access to the highest levels of medical telemetry and progressive care available. Our Progressive Care unit (PCU) is a 69-bed Medical Telemetry/Progressive Care and ICU step-down unit, offering exceptional care for the patients we serve.

    • Number of Beds: 69

    • Skill Mix: RNs, Certified Nursing Assistants, Secretaries and Monitor Technicians

    • Major Equipment Used: IV pumps, IVAC, Dinamaps, Dopplers, Lifting Equipment, Accu-Check, Accu-Dose, Crash Cart

    • Schedules: 12-hour shifts (0645-1915, 1845-0715); Full Time is considered 36 hours per week, including every other weekend; overtime available, but not mandatory; Self-scheduling is available

    • Dress code: Royal Blue Professional scrubs (individual provides their own)

    • Designated Charge Nurse on the day shift who DOES NOT take an assignment

    • Complete computerized charting (“Electronic Health Record”) for patient assessment and care documentation

    • Electronic medication administration record (eMAR) is used for the delivery of all medications provided to patients

    • Lifting Equipment available: Opera, Encore, Maxislides, Z-slides

    • Computerized Physician Order Entry

    • Teaching hospital: Interns, Residents, Hospitalists and Nursing Students

  • Education *

    Nursing Diploma or ASN required; BSN preferred

  • Experience *

    Previous experience in an acute care setting strongly preferred

    Past telemetry training course preferred with ability to demonstrate proficiency in rhythm interpretation

  • Licensure/Certification *

    Current Florida State Registered Nurse license required

    BLS (Basic Life Support) and ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) through American Heart Association required

Title: RN Registered Nurse Progressive Care PRN - St. Petersburg General

Location: Florida-St Petersburg-St Petersburg General Hospital - St Petersburg

Requisition ID: INT-01387-4237