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RN Pediatric Intensive Care

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: Lee Health
Categories: Nursing
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 PM-7:00 AM
Schedule: Variable

Description:

Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida has a full time RN night position available in their Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.

Golisano Children’s Hospital cares for our community’s most fragile patients, either in our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, our General Pediatric Medical –Surgical Unit or in our Pediatric Cancer program/ unit. In addition, we provide specialized services for children in our Epilepsy Monitoring Unit and in our Pediatric Sedation Unit.

Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida is a state-of-the-art, family-centered, full-service children's hospital. This stand-alone facility located on the HealthPark Medical Center campus is dedicated to the unique health care needs of children. 

To learn more about our children's hospital follow this link:

http://www.leehealth.org/facilities/golisano-childrens-hospital.asp

Come work for a team where we are Caring People, Inspiring Health.

The Registered Nurse is responsible for the safe delivery and documentation of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Perform responsibilities in five areas of nursing practice utilizing critical thinking, management, problem solving and differentiation of urgency in the role of: clinician, teacher, researcher, leadership and professional development. Responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards subscribed to by American Nursing Association and in accordance with the Florida Nurse Practice Act and other regulatory standards. Collaborate with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Support the organizations vision and mission. Use knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity into the provision of patient care. Contribute to the provision of quality nursing care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. The nurse practice is guided by the code of ethics for nurses with interpretative statements.

Requirements:

IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TO INCLUDE A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION

Education: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

Experience: Two years RN experience, PICU experience preferred. Qualified individuals will successfully complete the competency assessment. 

Proof of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS), current for a minimum of 90 days after hire date and PALS current for a minimum of 90 days after hire date.

License: Currently licensed in the State of Florida

Other: Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and customer service skills required. Certification in specialty area preferred.