Registered Nurse- Progressive Care - Baptist Health

Date Posted: Feb 28, 2022

Status: Full-Time

Shift Details: Various shifts

Job Summary

Up to $7,500 Sign on Bonus Available

Baptist Health is looking for Registered Nurses (RN) to join our Progressive Care units across northeast Florida. We have full-time, part-time, and PRN positions available across three of our adult hospitals - Baptist South, Baptist Jacksonville, and Baptist Beaches.

As a PCU Registered Nurse you will be Responsible for: 

  • Provide care to patients requiring treatment of any medical, surgical, or other condition, including chronic medical and minor injuries or illnesses
  • Embrace and uphold the hospital mission statement
  • Educate patients and families to their disease process and plan of care
  • Interact with physicians and other departments within the hospital 
  • Serve as patient advocate
  • Participate in staff meetings and other unit activities

All of our adult hospitals in northeast Florida are Magnet™ designated and received an ‘A’ in the spring 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. We are so proud of this achievement that reflects our employees' commitment to caring for our community with excellence. This elite designation has even greater significance this year, as our healthcare heroes work tirelessly to enhance our safety and quality in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are interested in pursuing a Progressive Care RN position at Baptist Health, apply now or reach out to

In keeping with our mission and core values, Baptist is requiring that all team members complete their COVID-19 vaccine series or obtain a medical or religious exemption by 11/15/2021 or at time of hire after this date.

Education Required

Associate's Degree - Nursing

Education Preferred

Bachelor's Degree - Nursing


  • One year nursing Experience Required
  • Hospital Experience Prefered

License and Certification

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Required
  • Licensed Registered Nurse Required


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.