HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Manager of Cardiac and Neuro in Sanford, Florida

Central Florida Regional Hospital , a 221-bed acute care hospital, serves the communities of Seminole and west Volusia counties. The hospital provides the only full-service cardiovascular program in Seminole and west Volusia, including open heart surgery , interventional cardiology , electrophysiology , cardiac rehabilitation and comprehensive diagnostic services . Other specialized services include orthopedic and spine care , robotic surgery , wound care , acute inpatient medical rehabilitation , complete imaging services and The Baby Suites .

Central Florida Regional Hospital is located 3.6 miles east of I-4 between S.R. 46 and Highway 17-92 in Sanford. The hospital has been designated a provisional Level II trauma center and provides 24/7 emergency care both in Sanford and at Oviedo ER , a department of Central Florida Regional Hospital, located at 8300 Red Bug Lake Road.

Unit consists of 47 beds- 37 private,10 semi private Med Surg,Telemetry, Cardiac Neuro patients

POSITION SUMMARY : Provides leadership and directs functions of assigned patient care area on a 24 hour basis; ensure effective delivery of clinical patient care and compliance with administrative and clinical policies and procedures.

  • Directs the continuity of care through demonstrated use of interdisciplinary team approach to patient care. Collaborates and shares pertinent patient information with physicians, patients, and other members of the healthcare team regarding patient progress, and treatment.

  • Develops and implements ongoing programs to measure, monitor, assesses and to improve quality of nursing care delivered to patients. Works toward hospital-wide improvement in meeting core measure, patient safety, and service excellence goals in assigned units.

  • Ensures the effective coordination of the patient's care with other services and departments throughout the hospital.

  • Ensures provision of quality care and services by maintaining appropriate equipment and supplies.

  • Participates in rounding and proactively responds to patient needs to improve patient outcomes and positively impact overall patient experience.

  • Fosters a culture of patient centered care by ensuring a quiet healing environment.

  • Communicates and interacts with patients, families and others in a caring, empathetic, courteous, and respectful manner.

  • Ensures patient communication and explanation of care is provided in a way that can be easily understood by patients and their families. Ensures patient family is informed of patient status.

  • Fosters effective departmental communication and collaboration with physicians and/or other members of the interdisciplinary team in meeting patient needs.

  • Oversees effective discharge planning through coordination with physicians and case management. Ensures staff provides appropriate discharge instructions, information, explanation, and referral to appropriate community resources.

  • Demonstrates responsibility and accountability for ensuring effective pain management practices are in place and operational in area(s) of responsibility.

    Nursing Diploma or ASN required; BSN highly preferred

    Minimum 3 year RN experience in acute care setting; 1 year supervisory experience preferred

    Current Florida State Registered Nurse license ; or ARNP (3/2016)

    Current BLS (Basic Life Support) required for RN's on all nursing clinical units; or BLS, ACLS or PALS Instructor (3/2016)

    Current ACLS -New hire/transfer into higher skill level must obtain within 6 months. Required to work under ACLS credentialed RN until training certificate obtained. "

    Current NIHSS (National Institute Health Stroke Scale)
    New hire/transfer into higher skill level must obtain within 30 days. Required to work under NIHSS credentials RN until training certificate obtained. "

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Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Nurse Manager of Cardiac and Neuro

Location: Florida-Sanford-Central Florida Regional Hospital

Requisition ID: 00327-7528