HCA, Hospital Corporation of America PICC Registered Nurse RN PRN in Jacksonville, Florida
Specialty Hospital is a long-term acute care hospital (LTACH) specializing in the treatment of seriously ill, medically complex patients that require hospitalization forlonger periods of time, with an average stay of 3-4 weeks. This provides necessary time to focus on a patient’s recovery to their fullest potential, and is one of the factors that distinguish Specialty Hospital from short acute care hospitals. This fully-licensed and accredited hospital is the only one of its kind in Jacksonville, and one of approximately 460 such hospitals nationwide. Specialty Hospital offers specialized, interdisciplinary, compassionate programs in a medical environment that integrates healing and recovery through four main programs of excellence: Cardiopulmonary Program - ventilator and/or tracheostomy weaning and complications of chronic lung disease; Wound Management Program - decubitus, circulatory, and diabetic ulcers, and non-healing surgical wounds; Infectious Disease Program - treatment of multiple infectious disease processes; and Complex Medical/Rehabilitative Program – provide intensive medical management.
Summary of Position Goals and Duties:
ThePICC Nurseprovides advanced nursing practice support to improve patient outcomes in accordance with Specialty Hospital’s mission, vision and values. The PICC Nurse’s responsibility involves the insertion, removal and de-clotting of Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICC) for patients who have this procedure ordered.
EDUCATION: * Graduation from an accredited school of Nursing, at least an Associate Degree in Nursing is required
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: * An active state of Florida Registered Nurse (RN) License is required * A PICC Certification is required
*EXPERIENCE: * * 1 - 3 years RN experience is required * 1 year minimum PICC experience preferred
Title: PICC Registered Nurse RN PRN
Location: Florida-Jacksonville-Specialty Hospital
Requisition ID: 02524-11522