HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Med/Surg RN, PRN - Tampa Community Hospital - Registered Nurse in Tampa, Florida

The current census dictates a need for Registered Nurses with nights availability during the week and on weekends. Registered Nurse PRN shift start times are not guaranteed, so flexibility in scheduling for either day or night shift is necessary.

Tampa Community Hospital is proud to announce the partnership with HCA, Hospital Corporation of America. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, today HCA remains the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services.

For more than 30 years, our 201-bed hospital has served northwest Hillsborough and northeast Pinellas counties with comprehensive medical, diagnostic, surgical and emergency services. We are committed to providing high-quality healthcare with a focus on customer service through amenities that include all-private rooms and room service. With a team of 500 dedicated employees and more than 300 physicians on staff, our hospital is equipped with the expertise to provide a wide array of health services. Our medical staff includes skilled, board-certified physicians representing dozens of medical specialties. Through the delivery of compassionate healthcare, you will see the desire to help others in the hearts and minds of our caring and experienced nurses, medical technicians and support staff.

In addition, Tampa Community Hospital offers many of the latest advances in healthcare technology available today. These tools help our physicians and staff to provide the best care for our patients and treat a wide variety of medical conditions. Some of these technology advances include 64-slice Computed Tomography (CT) Imaging, Robotic Surgery and a state-of-the-art Endoscopic and Endobronchial Ultrasound System that aids in the early detection of cancer.

The Medical Surgical Registered Nurse (RN) provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities of the Med/Surg Registered Nurse include:

  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.

  • Carries out physician orders.

  • 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.

Required Job Qualifications include:

  • Current Florida licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN)

  • 1-2 Years Med/Surg Registered Nurse (RN) experience required for PRN positions

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing

  • 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: Med/Surg RN, PRN - Tampa Community Hospital - Registered Nurse

Location: Florida-Tampa-Tampa Community Hospital

Requisition ID: 26535-3688