Registered Nurse, RN Trauma Operating Room, FT, Nights Monday – Friday with Rotating Weekends for a 250-bed acute-care hospital located in south Miami-Dade County providing a wide array of services and subspecialties practiced by nationally respected, board-certified physicians and healthcare professionals. Signature services include bariatric surgery, cardiology, colorectal procedures, wound care, and neurosurgery.
Department: Operating Room Trauma
Address: Miami, Florida
Shift: Nightshift, M-F, Rotating Weekends
The Clinical Staff Nurse functions as a champion of quality patient care and professional caregiver who demonstrates critical thinking skills and scientific judgment in the anticipation and planning for the care of the patient. The CSN is responsible to perform at a competent level of nursing and consistently demonstrates nursing process. These standards include: assessment, diagnosis, identification of outcomes, planning, implementation, coordination of care, teaching and health promotion and evaluation. The CSN is also responsible to hold the highest standards of professional performance, which include: ethics, cultural diversity, communication, collaboration, evidence based practice, nursing research, quality, resource utilization, and environmental health. These standards of practice encompass the actions and foundation of professional nursing. The CSN will function within the CARE Model, which includes accountability for planning, implementing, evaluating and communicating all phases of nursing care for assigned patients. The CSN possesses clinical knowledge and skills to meet standards as required by specific clinical areas.
· Experience: Generally requires 1 to 3 years of related experience.
· Education: Associate's degree in Nursing is required. BSN degree is preferred. Any Employee who will be performing Point of Care and testing in the Operating Room, Neuro ICU, NICU, PICU, Pedi-ER, Cath Lab and/or Interventional Radiology areas, the educational degree must be verified at the time of hire. Minimum education level required to be verified is Associate Degree.
· Licensure Certification: Valid Florida RN license is required. American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers certification with at least 6 months validity required. Must meet and maintain current all unit specific and organizational skills/competencies, certifications/licensures, as required by the nursing area.