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RN Charge Nurse - Cardiovascular

We Are Hiring

RN-Charge - Cardiovascular Unit 001 - Full-Time, Night - SHH PanamaCty BayMedical - Panama City,FL

Join our Cardiovascular Nursing team!

What You Will Do:

Based in Panama City, Ascension Sacred Heart Bay is the only comprehensive heart and vascular program in the area. Our current 18-bed unit will be returning to the newly renovated and state-of-the-art 42-bed unit by the end of the year. Our nurses are dedicated to patients recovering from cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, vascular, special intervention and acute cardiac episodes. As a Charge Nurse, you will have the opportunity to coordinate unit staffing and provides leadership while ensuring implementation of clinical objectives and quality patient care in assigned area.

  • Assigns, directs, educates and monitors nursing and support staff during assigned shift. Contributes to or performs performance evaluations of staff.

  • Assesses daily patient care needs and develops and distributes patient care assignments, ensuring that population appropriate patient care is given.

  • Evaluates the effectiveness of patient care and identifies any issues that affect desired patient outcomes.

  • Responds to complaints about patient care and manages through established channels.

  • May provide input for hiring, training, directing, development and evaluating of staff.

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:

Required Qualifications

  • Graduate of a Registered Nursing Program.

  • 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.

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)

  • 1 year of experience required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)

  • Basic rhythm recognitions understanding

  • Nursing experience in Cardiac Care

Knowledge & Skills

  • Ability to effectively communicate

  • Ability to maintain composure in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong organization skills

  • Willingness to learn

  • Willingness to actively engage in a team environment

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: 358758
Category: Nursing
Facility: FLPEN Sacred Heart Hosp PCB
Ministry: Sacred Heart Health System, FL
Location: Panama City, FL

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