Registered Nurse Emergency Department
University Hospital & Medical Center
Tamarac, FL Facility Description:
At University Hospital and Medical Center, it's all about community. For almost 40 years we've transformed right alongside the South Florida community we serve. Today, we're a 317-bed facility that is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Our team includes nearly 1,000 healthcare professionals and 550 physicians. We invite you to make our team even stronger.
University Hospital & Medical Center has been honored by being nationally recognized with many prestigious awards and accolades, including: awarded the Gold Seal of Approval by the Joint Commission, designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, awarded the Disease Specific Care Certification for Orthopedic Joint Replacement and received the Five Star Excellence Award in Emergency Services.
University Hospital & Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for four 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:
Documents pertinent nursing notes to reflect: change in condition, transfer and discharge
Reviews routine physician orders within two (2) hours and accurately transcribes to MAR. Initiates STAT orders within one (1) hour
Assures all physician telephone orders are verified by "read back"
Clarifies physician's orders in absence of explicit interpretation
Assesses and documents patient/family learning needs, abilities, preference and readiness to learn based on age specificity and level of understanding
Identifies and documents patient/family education in collaboration with other disciplines and implements initial and ongoing education relevant to those needs based on disease process, diet, pain management, medication, medical equipment and continuing care needs every shiftQualifications: Requirements:
- Florida RN License required
- 1-3 years of ED experience preferred
- ACLS, PALS and BLS issued by the American Heart Association
- Acute care experience preferred