Clinical Charge Nurse - Full Time, Variable Shift, Multiple Opportunities! - 043984
Health First, the only Integrated Delivery Network (IDN), in eastern central Florida is committed to each and every one of our 1,600 plus nurses. We are looking for excellent nurses like YOU to join our team!
Full-Time positions with benefits may be available on any of our Health First nursing units based on vacancy needs. Click on the below links to learn more about our award winning facilities.
Health First Associates enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including competitive starting salary, access to our Pro Health and Fitness Centers*, and commitment to balancing life and work.
The Clinical Charge Nurse is responsible and accountable to be fully engaged in providing Quality / No Harm, Customer Experience, and Stewardship by coordinating, directing and assisting in the planning and delivery of quality patient care for the assigned shift in accordance with the standards of care and practice, protocols, and facility policy and procedure in a timely, cost-effective manner. Represents and supports leadership vision and priorities in a positive manner.
Ensures the delivery of quality patient care for the shift and participates as a member of the unit leadership team in focusing on care delivery for the unit.
Collaborates with physicians and other departments determining patients' needs for nursing care and in treatment planning, resolves and/or facilitating resolution of patient related problems.
Ensures a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors. Communicates significant information to other persons responsible for, or involved in, the care of the patient, and coordinates the patient and family/significant other education process based on assessed need.
Collaborates with the Manager to ensure unit compliance with guidelines of accrediting and regulatory agencies, unit standards of care and practice, and organization policies and procedures.
Contributes to patient satisfaction as evidenced by positive patient satisfaction scores.
Maintains unit staffing per established guidelines.
Demonstrates fiscal responsibility toward the positive financial performance of the department.
Current Florida RN license.
Current AHA BLS Healthcare Provider Completion Card prior to start date and maintain.
BSN or related degree preferred.
Unit specific specialty certification required or obtained within 1 year.
Minimum of two years acute care clinical experience preferred.
Previous charge nurse experience preferred.
Internal Number: 043984
About Health First
Health First is Central Florida's only fully integrated health system. With a mission to positively change the health and wellness of the communities we serve, Health First offers the latest technological advances and quality care at our four hospitals and through our many Outpatient & Wellness Services, as well as the area's only Trauma and Heart Centers. Health First also offers multiple commercial and Medicare health plans, the largest multi-specialty physician group in Brevard County, and four fitness centers to help members of our community stay healthy.