HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse Med/Surg/Nephrology/Gyn in Gainesville, Florida
_Position Summary_ Located in Gainesville, Florida, North Florida Regional is a 445-bed, full-service medical and surgical acute care facility serving 14 counties in North-Central Florida. NFRMC is a member of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA)
Provide professional nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process. To collaborate with other members of the health care delivery team including physicians, to deliver quality health care.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:· Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process. · Participates and cooperates in the unit based Quality Improvement processes. · Supports, maintains and provides an environment which is supportive of quality patient care through effective use of resources and personnel. · Practices, develops and endorses customer service skills in relationships with internal and external customers. · Serves as the patient and family advocate with respect to the patients right to privacy by protecting confidential information. · Plans and implements patient care and teaching based on a total assessment and the age of the patient. · Evaluates and documents patient response; monitors and recognizes changes in physiological and psychosocial status; takes appropriate action based on assessment of the patient. · Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, qualify of care or the services delivered. · Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues. · Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient’s care which results in patient harm. · Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements. · Uses Performance Improvement Plan to improve patient safety. · Regular, punctual and dependable attendance. · Other duties as assigned.
Patient Rights -The Registered Nurse will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy. Patient Safety –The Registered Nurse demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
· Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN required
_Licensure/Certification_ · State of Florida RN License required · BLS required at the time of hire · PALS and ACLS within 90 days of hire required · CAPA preferred
_Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities_ Demonstrated skills in organization, verbal and written communications, customer service, math, analysis, reading, following instruction, basic computer usage. _ _ _Experience_ · Acute care experience required
Title: Registered Nurse Med/Surg/Nephrology/Gyn
Location: Florida-Gainesville-North Florida Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00039-10443