HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Medical Surgical Units Float Pool Full Time Nights in Frankfort, Kentucky

Registered Nurse (RN) Medical Surgical Float Pool Full Time Nights ($2k Sign-On)

At Frankfort Regional Medical Center, Frankfort, KY we are a 173-bed acute care facility that offers a working environment that's as nurturing as it is dynamic. With our team-oriented approach, and the ample opportunities we provide for learning and career growth, we know you'll find that Frankfort Regional offers the ideal atmosphere where you can use your best skills.

All the technology and medical advancements wouldn't mean a thing without our highly skilled, dedicated and conscientious staff. For thetenth consecutive yearin 2016, Frankfort Regional was chosen as one of the/Best Places to Work in Kentucky/and has also received Magnet designation, the nation’s highest recognition in nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).We are committed to recruiting professional, energetic and goal oriented individuals. Our hospital strives to make “excellence” in healthcare our top priority.

We are looking for experienced nurses with at least two years acute care nursing experience who are looking for a position with flexible scheduling. Candidates must be open to working both the 3rd floor Med/Surg (Medical and Pediatrics) and 4thFloor Medical/Surgical Units (Orthopedic, Medical and Telemetry.) This position will require working three 12-hr shifts per week (36 hrs per week) as well as rotating weekends and holidays per unit needs. Float Pool nurses are scheduled via the House Supervisor office.

/ Only nurses with 2 years of relevant nursing experience qualify for the $2K bonus / / * Current HCA Employees, do not qualify for bonus / Frankfort Regiona l offers competitive wages, a comprehensive benefits package, 401(k) retirement plan, referral bonuses, outstanding educational resources, and a generous paid time-off plan.

The Medical/Surgical Float Pool RN will provide 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.

  • Carries out physician orders.

  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, clean wounds, monitor 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.

    Required Job Qualifications include:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

  • Current KY licensure as an RN

  • Current BLS Healthcare Provider & ACLS upon hire

  • 2 years of RN experience required

  • 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.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Medical Surgical Units Float Pool Full Time Nights

Location: Kentucky-Frankfort-Frankfort Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00059-3249