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RN Registered Nurse - Progressive Care Unit (PCU)

We Are Hiring

RN-PCU - Progressive Care Unit 001 - Full-Time,Day - SHH PanamaCty BayMedical - Panama City,FL

Join our highly motivated and forward-thinking 18-bed Progressive Care Unit nursing team! As a Registered Nurse on the PCU your role will be improving patient outcomes by providing a better solution of care for patients stepping down from the medical and surgical critical care areas.  As our Progressive Care Unit Registered Nurse, you will work with physicians and ancillary teams in managing complex diagnoses, medication administration and quality care for high acuity medical, trauma and open heart patients. 

What You Will Do:

  • Implement and monitor patient care plans. Monitor, record and communicate patient condition as appropriate
  • Serve as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care
  • Note and carry out physician and nursing orders
  • Assess and coordinate patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team

Why Join Ascension Sacred Heart?

At Sacred Heart, part of Ascension, we provide a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

Nurses are on the front lines of the care we provide, and for that reason, Sacred Heart prides itself in employing some of the best nurses in Florida. And while we pride ourselves in having some of the most experienced nurses in the state, we always welcome exceptional new nurses who are eager to join us.

What You Will Need:

As an Associate with Sacred Heart Health System-FL, you will have the opportunity to provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate
  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care
  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team

    Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Florida Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Licensed as a Registered Nurse in Florida. Credentialed from State Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • None required
  • 1-2 years

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Sacred Heart Health System participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 350584
Category: Nursing
Facility: FLPEN Sacred Heart Hosp PCB
Ministry: Sacred Heart Health System, FL
Location: Panama City, FL

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