The Registered Nurse (RN) provides nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process and standards of practice for a professional nurse. The RN is expected to perform all staff nurse activities and function as charge nurse when assigned. The RN maintains overall accountability/responsibility for assigned patients, even though some activities/tasks may be delegated to Technical Nurses, Patient Care Associates, and/or Sitters. Assignments are performed appropriately to age and developmental level of patients being served.
Required Education: BSN
Required Licensure/Certifications: • Licensed to practice nursing in the state of Florida
• BLS from the American Heart Association is required for all areas.
• ACLS from the American Heart Association
Required Experience: One (1) year of clinical experience.
Internal Number: 73642
About UF Health Jacksonville
UF Health Jacksonville is a private, not-for-profit hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center campuses in Jacksonville and Gainesville. Combining our strengths with the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville, we offer residents in northeast Florida and southeast Georgia all the benefits of an academic health center. The hospital is made up of more than 3,300 employees, all supporting the hospital's mission to heal, to comfort, to educate and to discover through quality health care, elimination of health disparities, medical education, innovation and research in an environment where exemplary medical care is complemented by outstanding service.
As an academic health center, we're on the leading edge of the latest treatments and technologies. And our participation in clinical trials brings the latest research advances to the clinical setting, pioneering medical advances today to benefit patients tomorrow. Our knowledge and expertise are unmatched—the UF faculty physicians who practice here teach and train other physicians in the latest medical practices.