Registered Nurse (RN) Coordinator Patient Care (Charge Nurse) Progressive Care Unit Full Time Days
Location:
Fort Pierce , Florida
Posted:
October 21, 2017
Reference:
00102-7481
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Registered Nurse, PCC (Charge Nurse) PCU, FT (.9 FTE), Days
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Fort Pierce, FL


Facility Description:
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast and offers diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Other hospital services include a 24/7 emergency department, pediatric emergency department, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, and a full range of inpatient and outpatient general surgical services. Lawnwood provides the area's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Comprehensive Stroke Center.

Lawnwood is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as Certified Primary Stroke Center. Lawnwood's Physical Rehabilitation Center is CARF accredited and, for 11 years in a row, the hospital is a Five-Star Recipient for the Treatment of Heart Attack by Healthgrades. At Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute, patients come first - no matter what!

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center 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!

Benefits:
We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.


Job Description


The Patient Care Coordinator organizes patient care functions on a shift to shift basis. The individual works to enhance patient outcomes through management of human resources, staff education and monitoring of processes for continuous improvement. The Patient Care Coordinator is a role model for excellence in quality care, customer satisfaction and quality improvement.

The Patient Care Coordinator demonstrates critical thinking skills, scientific judgment and leadership in the anticipation and planning for the care of the patient. The Patient Care Coordinator is responsible and accountable for the planning, directing and provision of nursing care to patients in accordance with the Florida Nurse Practice Act, physician's orders, recognized nursing techniques, policies, procedures, established standards and administrative policies.
Qualifications:
Position Qualifications:
  • Current FL RN licensure.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing preferred.
  • BSN preferred
  • Current Certification in BLS & ACLS (American Heart Association) required
  • 3 - 5 years of RN PCU / Telemetry experience.
  • Ability to perform Administrative duties as assigned.
  • Previous charge nurse experience preferred.
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

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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