Nurse Manager Emergency Services - FT - M-TH 2p-Midnight with one weekend per month
Loxahatchee , Florida
October 23, 2017

Nurse Manager - Emergency Dept.
Full-time, FTE 1.0 Monday-Thursday 2pm to Midnight & one weekend per month
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 Emergency Services, this individual assumes the role as a leader in managing the department and staff to assure quality service on a 24-hour basis for the Emergency Department.

Responsibilities include:
Manage daily operations and activities of the Emergency 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).

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  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing preferred.
  • Current State of Florida RN license
  • BSN required
  • Minimum 5 years Emergency 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, CEN, TNCC, CNPC, preferred.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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