The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care utilizing the nursing process. The quality of care given will be in keeping with the philosophy and objectives of the hospital and the Department of Nursing and will maintain and support the standards of nursing care and practice in order to meet the health care needs of patients, their families and the community.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the direct and indirect nursing care of his/her assigned patients. He/she is also responsible for the supervision of assigned personnel, and delegates and coordinates all nursing care provided throughout the hospital. The Registered Nurse is responsible for meeting all standards associated with performance, nursing practice and nursing care.
The position requires intimate knowledge of both department and hospital policies and procedures relevant to the delivery of nursing care. Interpretive skills, frequent interactive and consultative associations with other disciplines, along with management, and supervisory skills are inherent to the position. The ability to retrieve, communicate or otherwise present information in a written, auditory, or visual fashion is essential. The primary method to express or exchange ideas is through the spoken word. Written, verbal, and manual dexterity skills are required for the position.
Requires Current Florida Registered Nurse License, current BLS certification
Education: Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing;
Must be able to obtain ACLS within 12 months of employment with Specialty Hospital
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