HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Registered Nurse Progressive Care BCIR - FT Days - Palms of Pasadena , St. Petersburg in St Petersburg, Florida

What is BCIR? /Barnett Continent Intestinal Reservoir (BCIR)/ is one type of intestinal ostomy. The BCIR is a surgically-created pouch, or reservoir, on the inside of the abdomen, made from the last part of the small intestine (the ileum), and is used for the storage of intestinal waste.
This procedure is only available at Palms of Pasadena Hospital in Florida and is 1 of just a few locations where this procedure is available in the United States.
Typically patients are in the unit for 10 days post surgical. This is Progressive Care Nursing with the ability to create relationships with patients over this extended stay and recovery.
Best suited for Nurses already experienced in a Progressive care or PACU setting. Please email the Nurse RecruiterGermaine.DeHoyos@hcahealthcare.comfor additional information.
BCIR- Read More :http://palmspasadena.com/service/bcir Video About BCIR: https://youtu.be/jCfj_oMxPh0

Reports to: Charge Nurse/ Director The BCIR Unit is a 17 bed is a unit for patients undergoing a series of surgical procedures surrounding continent and ostomy care. Palms of Pasadena Hospital is looking for a dedicated, experienced Registered Nurse to work with us at our beautiful St Petersburg, Florida Location. We are location 2 miles from St Petersburg Beach.
We are committed to providing our patients and their families with compassionate care. For more than 20 years our busy, 307-bed acute care facility has been dedicated to quality and devoted to our community. Palms of Pasadena has received National recognition for our Stoke Program, A DNV Certified primary Stroke Center. We are also accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of rehabilitation facilities, The Joint and Spine Center has a 5 star rating for joint replacement and total knee replacement.

  • Current state licensure as an RN

  • Current American Heart certification as a BLS ACLS Healthcare Provider.

  • Previous Medical Surgical or Telemetry expereince preferred.

  • Medical Surgical Certification 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: RN Registered Nurse Progressive Care BCIR - FT Days - Palms of Pasadena , St. Petersburg

Location: Florida-St Petersburg-Palms of Pasadena Hospital

Requisition ID: 26536-2211