HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge RN Registered Nurse Emergency ED Days in Hudson, Florida

Pasco Hernando's only Interim Level II Trauma Center! Join us at the Point!


Experience our commitment to compassion and care at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system. Our 290-bed facility boasts many awards and accolades, particularly for our nationally acclaimed Heart Institute. Our dedication to patients is reflected in the ongoing recognition of our Centers of Excellence, which include:

Heart & Vascular Institute * Advanced Certification for Heart Failure * Chest Pain Center with PCI * Advanced Primary Stroke Center * Cancer Care

Located on Florida’s West Coast, our suburban location just 45 minutes from Tampa offers a friendly work environment, award winning staff and the opportunity to strengthen your career.

At HCA West Florida’s 16 hospitals we’re not just caregivers, we’re devoted to caring. Located throughout Tampa Bay, we’re on a journey to reach new heights in service excellence for our patients. As an integral part of the nation’s largest healthcare system with more than 18,000 healthcare professionals on our team, we foster an environment where you will be supported, valued and encouraged to grow.

The Charge Nurse supervises nursing service activities in assigned nursing unit for the duration of the assigned shift or in the absence of nursing management. The task and responsibilities of this position include:

  • Participates actively in the planning and distribution of patient assignments.

  • Evaluates the effectiveness of care and addresses any issues that affect the desired patient outcomes.

  • Supports nursing staff in communication with physicians to include accepting doctors' orders and communicating patient condition.

  • Facilitates the process of reporting patient status to the following shift of nursing personnel.

  • Manages the nursing care of assigned patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.

  • Carries out physician orders.

  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.

  • Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients.

  • 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.

  • Current Florida licensure as an RN.

  • Current certification as American Heart Association ACLS BLS PALS Healthcare Provider. CEN TNCC preferred.

  • Minimum of 2 year of clinical nursing experience ED and or Trauma.

  • 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.

Title: Charge RN Registered Nurse Emergency ED Days

Location: Florida-Hudson-Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point - Hudson

Requisition ID: 00311-6194