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Registered Nurse - Neuro Step Down - Baptist Jacksonville

Date Posted: Apr 09, 2021

Status: Full-Time

Shift Details: Nights

Job Summary

Baptist Health is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) for the new Endovascular Neuroscience Unit at Baptist Jacksonville, FL.  This 24 bed unit will be a step-down unit for the Neuro ICU to provide care for patients that are somewhat medically stable and may not require the high level intense medical care of the ICU, but still require intense, nursing care and monitoring.

Registered Nurse Responsibilities:

  • Provides for patient needs as recognized through use of the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation) and the mission statement
  • Organization and supervision of care provided by supportive personnel
  • Coordination of care provided by ancillary services
  • Including patients and significant others (SO)/families in developing an individualized plan of care
  • Education of patients/SO/families to their disease process and plan of care
  • Serves as patient advocate and responsible for providing care to patients requiring treatment of any medical, surgical, or other condition, including chronic medical and minor injuries or illnesses.

Education Required

Associate's Degree - Nursing

Education Preferred

Bachelor's Degree - Nursing

Experience

  • 1 Year of RN Experience

License and Certification

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Licensed Registered Nurse

Location

Baptist Jacksonville (Downtown)
800 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville, Florida, 32207


Location Overview

For more than 20 years, health care consumers have named Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville the "most preferred healthcare provider" in the region. As the central hub of the Baptist Health system, Baptist Jacksonville provides the highest level of medical and surgical care using the latest technologies, such as the robotic-assisted da Vinci™ Surgical System. Centrally located on the beautiful St. Johns River in downtown Jacksonville, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville is Baptist Health's flagship tertiary-care hospital. Designated as a Magnet hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for excellence in patient care, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville has repeatedly been named among U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals.” The hospital has also been ranked as high performing in more than 10 specialties from neurology and neurosurgery to gynecology, diabetes, endocrinology,oncology and more.  Baptist Health also has a new Stroke & Cerebrovascular Center, which is a regional epicenter for advanced treatment of strokes, aneurysms and other brain conditions.  As one of 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in the U.S. by Modern Healthcare, Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville is located close to sports, theater and music venues, museums, shopping and dining.