HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Sepsis Coordinator in Plantation, Florida

Westside Regional Medical Center Plantation, FL

Facility Description: We're always on the move. New technology. State-of-the art care. Campus improvements – including a $60 million Tower Expansion set to begin in 2017. You will find it is an exciting time at Westside Regional Medical Center, a 224-bed medical center and healthcare complex. Here, our 800 nurses and allied health professionals, along with 750 physicians, thrive in a fast-paced but friendly work environment. Our medical services, combined with programs in specialties varying from oncology to cardiology, from surgery to emergency care, illustrate why we are one of the best leading healthcare facilities in South Florida.

We offer our community a Chest Pain Center, Comprehensive/Primary Stroke Center, Robotic Surgery, Open Heart Surgery/Cardiovascular ICU, Orthopedic and Spine Institute, Biplane Neuro Interventional Suite.

/Westside Regional Medical Center//is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!!/ / / /Benefits:/ /We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance/.

JOB Description Facilitates the development, implementation and ongoing adherence of sepsis program protocols and therapies. Ensures protocols and therapies become the standard of care followed within the facility. Collaborates with medical and hospital staff to provide multidisciplinary care to patients with a diagnosis of sepsis. Rounds with Physicians with diagnosis of sepsis, reviews clinical data. Provides education and clinical expertise to care team, patients, and families. Collaborates with physicians and staff in an effort to decrease mortality and length of stay. Identifies and integrates patient learning needs, abilities and readiness into the Plan of Care. Works in collaboration with the nursing team to develop and implement individualized teaching plans for patients and families. Collects and analyzes sepsis program patient data to assist with documentation, clinical care, and improved outcomes. Participates in rounding and proactively responds to patient needs to improve patient outcomes and positively impact overall patient experience. Contributes to a culture of patient centered care by ensuring a quiet healing environment.


A. Licensure/ Certification/ Registration: Current Florida license as Registered Nurse or Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida State Licensing Requirements, including/not-limited to ongoing eligibility and duration provisions) Current Basic Life Support Certification through the American Heart Association Current ACLS certification through the American Heart Association. Certification as CCRN preferred.

B. Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing. Bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred.

C. Experience: Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience preferred.

D. Special Qualifications: Completion of Basic Arrhythmia course with a minimum of 16 hours of didactic instruction preferred; Critical Care Course preferred.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Sepsis Coordinator

Location: Florida-Plantation-Westside Regional Medical Cntr-Fort Lauderdale Area

Requisition ID: 01345-6578