Community Health Systems RN ICU in Key West, Florida

Description:

RN is responsible for coordinating and overseeing care delivered with an interdisciplinary approach, utilizing the nursing process which includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Directs and provides patient teaching activities. Maintains standards of professional nursing practice. Documentation of records is accurate, complete and complies with the policy and procedures. Participates in efforts to improve patient care through education, Quality and Safety initiatives and support of Lower Keys Medical Center nursing Strategic Plan (Healthy Work Environment, clinical excellence, optimal patient outcomes). Provides leadership, direction and guidance to ancillary staff in the care of patients. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

EDUCATION

  • R.N. graduate of a School of Nursing.

LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS

  • Current license to practice professional nursing, issued by the state of Florida

  • Current American Heart Association BLS certification

EXPERIENCE

  • Previous experience preferred as a staff nurse in acute care clinical setting.

  • Able to work under stressful conditions.

  • Good oral and written communication skills.

  • Must be able to communicate to patients, hospital staff and visitors in a concerned and caring way, demonstrating the Standards of Excellence.

  • Able to maintain confidentiality of information.

  • Willingness to accept responsibility.

  • Ability to direct ancillary staff and organize work assignments.

  • Leadership skills essential to the position.

Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care

Organization: Lower Keys Medical Center

Location: FL-Key West

Requisition ID: 1684946