HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse Cardiac Surgical ICU in Largo, Florida

The /Cardiac Surgical ICU RN/is responsible for the observation, assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, intervention, and evaluation of care; health teaching and counseling of the ill, injured, or infirm; and the promotion of wellness, maintenance of health, and prevention of illness of others. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed or authorized by a duly licensed practitioner authorized by the laws of this state to prescribe such medications and treatments. OurCardiac Surgical ICU (CSU)unit consists of 10-beds, all private rooms and tends to fresh open heart, coronary, post cath, thoracic surgery patients.

Desired skills:CCRN preferred. Previous RN Open Heart or Critical Care experience. Knowledge of balloon pumps, Swanz highly desired.

Largo Medical Center utilizes complete computerized charting (Meditech) for patient assessment and care documentation, and eMAR to electronically record medication administration for the delivery of all medications provided to their patients. Computerized self-scheduling is available. Full-time is considered 36 hours per week, consisting of 3 x 12-hour shifts, including every other weekend.

/Largo Medical Center/is a statutory teaching hospital with 12 residency programs. It consists of two campuses which offer one of the most comprehensive complements of services for patients in the Tampa Bay. Conveniently located in Largo, Florida - south of Clearwater and north of St. Petersburg – withIndian Rocks Beachas their backyard playground. The location makes for a perfect coastal lifestyle!

Nursing Diploma or ASN; BSN preferred. Previous experience in acute care setting strongly preferred. Current Florida State Registered Nurse license. Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider (BLS & ACLS certifications). Critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC skills. Lifting 50 lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 lbs.

Title: Registered Nurse Cardiac Surgical ICU

Location: Florida-Largo-Largo Medical Center- Largo

Requisition ID: 00144-10069