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RN-Charge Nurse - CVICU

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RN-Charge - Cardiac ICU 001 - Full-Time,Rotating - SHH PanamaCty BayMedical - Panama City,FL

As our Charge Nurse, you make a difference in the lives of our patients and our nursing team!  You will be a valued resource for the other nurses and staff on your floor by running the unit during your shift.  As a Charge Nurse on this unit you will collaborate with an engaging team of physicians, pharmacists, case managers, therapists, dieticians and nursing support techs.  We are home to the areas only dedicated, 18-bed CVICU.  Patients are cared for by specially-trained critical care nurses to meet the patient’s specific cardiac needs.  The unit is dedicated to cardiac surgery patients, thoracic surgery patients, vascular surgery, cardiac, special intervention patients and patients with acute cardiac episodes.

As an Associate with Sacred Heart Health System-FL, 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.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Required Qualification(s):

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
  • 1 year nursing experience required
  • 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 Qualification(s)

  • 1 year acute nursing experience in CVICU preferred
  • 1-2 years of nursing experience in Cardiovascular unit preferred
  • Relief Charge Nurse experience preferred

Knowledge and Skills

  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively relate to patients, physicians and staff
  • Good organizational skills with the ability to set priorities and lead others in managing time effectively
  • Able to maintain professional demeanor in high stress environment
  • Strong attention to detail

     

 

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.

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Job ID: 363510
Category: Nursing
Facility: FLPEN Sacred Heart Hosp PCB
Ministry: Sacred Heart Health System, FL
Location: Panama City, FL

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