HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Charge RN Med/Surg Behavioral - Nights in Orange Park, Florida

Orange Park Medical Center is a full-service regional tertiary facility serving Clay County and it's surrounding communities. As part of the HCA family, the largest healthcare provider in the world, Orange Park Medical Center provides the opportunity to develop your career along side more than 1,500 team members and 750 physicians on staff. Specializing in advanced robotics, open heart, maternity/delivery, pediatric and adult services and a dozen other major service lines, Orange Park Medical Center is the provider of choice in northeast Florida for patients, staff and physicians alike.

The Charge RN is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care on the assigned hospital unit. The quality of care given will be in keeping with the philosophy, mission and values 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 Charge Nurse, in collaboration with the Unit Manager, coordinates and supervises the nursing activities within an organized unit of the hospital. The Charge RN makes daily staffing assignments and participates in the evaluation of unit staff.

Patient Assessment/Documentation

Provides and documents patient care based on the nursing process in compliance with hospital policies and procedures. Plans, delegates and coordinates the nursing care of assigned patients.

Utilizes basic physical and psychosocial assessment skills to identify actual nursing diagnosis/clinical problems based on assessment of patient and unique age specific needs.

Patient Rights

The Registered Nurse will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treats each patient with dignity and care, and maintains patient confidentiality/privacy.

Patient Safety

Demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.

Patient/Family Education

Provides appropriate patient/family education, per department and hospital policy and procedures.

*Required Education: *Graduated from an accredited school of nursing. Level entry training may be a Diploma Program in Nursing or an Associate Degree in Nursing

*Required License/Certification: *Florida RN License

American Heart Association BLS Health Care Provider

-ACLS within 6 months of hire

*Preferred Experience: *Minimum of 1 year

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Charge RN Med/Surg Behavioral - Nights

Location: Florida-Orange Park-Orange Park Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01310-9116