HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Ortho Surgical in Bradenton, Florida

Blake Medical Center is seeking a compassionate and dedicated nurse to join our Joint Care Center family. This position offers flexible scheduling options to promote a healthy work/life balance along with additional PRN income. Apply online today! // /Blake Medical Center is located in Bradenton, Florida, just minutes from the beautiful Gulf Coast beaches of Manatee County. Our 383-bed, level II trauma center and has received official verification by the American College of Surgeons. Our Internal Medicine Residency Training Program will formally begin in July of 2016, allowing us to accept and teach resident physicians at our hospital. Blake is also a proud recipient of the American Heart Association’s Gold Fit Friendly Designation for our above and beyond dedication to employees’ health. Also, our Florida community, North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, ranks No. 3 overall and No. 1 in financial well-being on the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index®./

/Our Joint Care Center is a 21-bed unit specifically designed to improve the outcomes of orthopedic surgical patients in our community. The Joint Care Center has been recognized for clinical excellence with designations from the Joint/Commission (/Knee Replacement Accreditation and Hip Replacement Accreditation/) and Blue Cross Blue Shield (/Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement//). This means that we adhere to the highest standards in the care and treatment of joint replacement patients. All of this is offered in a beautiful setting with hotel-like accommodations. /

/ / /Our elite Joint Care Center Nursing team is committed to fulfilling our hospital’s mission statement “to provide exceptional care to every patient, every time.” /

  • Skill Mix: RN, LPN, Unit Secretary, CNA, Student Nurse (“SNAP”)Major Equipment Used: IV pumps, IVAC, Dinamaps, Dopplers, Lifting Equipment, Accu-Check, Accu-Dose, Crash Cart

  • Joint Care/Orthopedic Services offered: Knee Replacement (total and partial), Shoulder Replacement, Reverse Shoulder Replacement, Hip Replacement, Hip Resurfacing and more

  • Lifting equipment available: Opera, Encore, Maxislides, Z-slides / // /

Make excellence your goal by joining Blake Medical Center. Our Medical-Surgical Department is committed to fulfilling our hospital’s mission "to provide exceptional care to every patient, every time." Apply online today!*

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  • Nursing Diploma or ASN required, BSN preferred


  • Current Florida State Registered Nursing license

  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) through American Heart Association required

  • Current ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) preferred


  • Minimum 1 year RN experience preferred; prior orthopedic nursing experience desired.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Ortho Surgical

Location: Florida-Bradenton-Blake Medical Center - Bradenton

Requisition ID: 00309-6254