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RN Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Job Reference: JIH02700584
Date Posted: 13 February 2019
Employer: Ascension
Location: Destin , Florida
Sector: Nursing
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 01 March 2019

Job Description

We Are Hiring
RN Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) - Full-Time - Day - Sacred Heart Hospital - Emerald Coast - Destin, FL
Why Join Ascension?
Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida's leading health care provider - Sacred Heart Health System.
Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
As part of Ascension - the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system - Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership's support for their well-being.
Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.
Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart - Northwest Florida's only children's hospital - and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region's only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.
To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit .
What You Will Do
We have exciting growth opportunities for all interested Registered Nurses!
What You Will Do:
As a Registered Nurse (RN) for our Intensive Care Unit, you will be part of a long tradition of excellence in patient care. You will work with a team of dedicated specialists to provide quality care in a compassionate environment.
**Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast has consistently been ranked in national ratings as one of the top hospitals in the U.S. for patient satisfaction and patient safety. In 2015, the hospital was named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics for the fourth year in a row and the fifth time since opening in 2003. In addition, one of the nation's leading healthcare ratings organizations has rated the hospital as one of the nation's best for Patient Experience and Patient Safety in 2013 and 2014.

Why Join the Sacred Heart and Ascension Family?
*Sacred Heart Hospital, part of Ascension, offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits packages. Our associates consistently give high ratings for workplace engagement and leadership's support. We provide a high standard of patient care which has led to increased patient satisfaction. Our Consumer Choice Awards have reflected our success for the past sixteen years. Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola is supported by dynamic associates that echo our mission and values with every patient they encounter.
Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast is a 76-bed hospital located east of Destin in Walton County. Since opening its doors to patient care in January 2003, the not-for-profit hospital has grown steadily and continues to fulfill its mission to improve the health of the community at large, with special attention to service of the poor. If you are looking to provide compassionate 'care that comes from the heart', consider joining our family. Choose Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast and choose to make a difference in someone's life today!
Other Benefits
Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace .
About the Area:
Sacred Heart Hospital Emerald Coast is l ocated on Florida's Emerald Coast. Destin is known for its white beaches and emerald green waters. Originating as a small fishing village, it is now a popular tourist destination. Looking to discover our beautiful Emerald Coast? Click the link below to learn more.

As an Associate with Sacred Heart Health System-FL, you will have the opportunity to provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
Responsibilities:
  • Implement and monitor patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.
  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
What You Will Need
Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Florida Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Licensed as a Registered Nurse in Florida. Credentialed from State Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA).
Education:
  • Diploma
    • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
Work Experience:
  • Prefer 2 years of ICU experience
Equal Employment Opportunity
Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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