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Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Department

Port St Lucie, FL, United States

Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Sign-On Bonus Available For Those Who Qualify!

RN, ED, Full-Time (0.9 FTE), Days 
St. Lucie Medical Center
Port St. Lucie, FL
 
Facility Description:
St. Lucie Medical Center is a 229-bed acute care facility accredited by The Joint Commission and designated a Top Performing Hospital. Since 1983, SLMC has continually provided quality care to the Treasure Coast community. The combined efforts of more than 350 skilled physicians and more than 800 dedicated employees have resulted in one of the most comprehensive healthcare facilities in Port St. Lucie. St. Lucie Medical Center offers a full range of services that include a birthing center, cardiac catheterization lab, cancer care, minimally-invasive techniques, digital mammography, general and vascular surgery and wound care and hyperbarics. It is a Certified Primary Stroke Center, accredited by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, Blue Distinction Maternity Care and Blue Distinction+ for Hip and Knee. Additionally, SLMC is home to the only Senior-Friendly ER and Orthopedic & Spine Institute.
 
St. Lucie Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. Historically, HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies. Join our tradition of excellence!
 
Benefits:

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, and employee stock purchase program.


Position Description: 

The Emergency Department RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.  The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs.
  • Prioritizes patient care based on acuity level and available resources.
  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Assists physician during examination, treatment and procedures.
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Qualifications

    

  • FL RN Licensure, or
  • Recognized Compact Licensure (Subject to Florida State Licensing Requirements,
          including/not limited to ongoing eligibility and duration provisions)
  • Current BLS, ACLS & PALS certification (American Heart
         Association) as a Healthcare Provider.
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills
  • Previous RN Emergency Department experience preferred
  • 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.
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    St. Lucie Medical Center
    Facility: St. Lucie Medical Center
    Job ID: 00476-5268
    Category: Nursing - Professional
    Contract: Full-time
    Shift: Days (rotating weekends)
    Job Class: Regular

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