Baptist South opened in 2005 to serve the rapidly growing neighborhoods in southern Duval and northern St. Johns counties. Jacksonville's first hospital of the 21st century and a Magnet hospital, offers residents convenient access to this full-service healthcare facility. The hospital blends an advanced electronic environment with Baptist Health's holistic mission of providing for the physical, spiritual and emotional needs of patients and their families.
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Provides professional nursing care for assigned patients in the emergency room. Triages each patient and determines priority of care based on physical, psychological and social needs as well as factors influencing patient flow through the emergency care system. Performs focused assessment of chief complaints of each patient in a timely manner according to established triage guidelines. Requires an associate's degree and is certified as a registered nurse. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks.
Specific Department Notes:
A very team-based and customer service-oriented unit
Examination rooms specified for pediatrics, orthopedics, ENT and OB/GYN
Number of Beds: 18 beds, 2 resuscitation rooms
Previous and recent ED/ER experience REQUIRED
Clinical experience is not considered
Associates of Science in Nursing (ASN) or Associates Diploma (ADN)- REQUIRED
Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) HIGHLY PREFERRED
Florida Licensed Registered Nurse REQUIRED
Certification for Emergency Nursing A PLUS
ACLS & BLS Certifications REQUIRED
Swing Shift (11a-11p; 12p-12a; or 1p-1a) Full-time position
3/12 hour shifts weekly with rotating days
Experience with EMR - HIGHLY PREFFERED
Experience with Cerner EMR A PLUS
Baptist Health Systems - 24 months ago