HCA, Hospital Corporation of America LPN Emergency Room in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, located on Florida's Emerald Coast, seeks an LPN to join our Emergency team!
*11a-11p/rotating weekends *
The Emerald Coast features world famous vacation destinations of Destin, Fort Walton Beach and Okaloosa Island and is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is one of the nation's top performers on quality measures for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care. The hospital has the tri-county's only comprehensive cardiovascular program. It is also the only acute care hospital in the area that offers open heart surgery, an Advanced Primary Stroke Center accredited by the Joint Commission, a Chest Pain Center and a Cancer Care Center that is affiliated with UAB and accredited by the Commission on Cancer.
_Emergency Services Overview_ The Emergency Department at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center boasts 22 treatment rooms/bays and a dedicated ER Radiology Room. The Emergency Department at FWBMC assesses and treats all ages, from neonatal to geriatric patients. Our Emergency Department also includes an express care area for minor injuries and illnesses. In addition, we have aPediatric ERthat is dedicated to treating the emergency health care needs of infants, children and adolescents and a satellite Emergency Department in Destin, FL with 6 treatment rooms.
As an Advanced Primary Stroke Center, Level II Adult Cardiovascular Center and a licensed Psychiatric Treatment Center, the Emergency Department offers the most comprehensive inventory of services in the tri-county area.
_POSITION SUMMARY:_ Provide care to patients under the direction of the RN, utilizing the nursing process within the scope of their licensure, in accordance with the philosophy, goals, and objectives of FWBMC.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: * Graduated from LPN training program preferred LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
State of Florida LPN License * State of Florida LPN License * BCLS–AHA Healthcare Provider certification required upon hire * Successfully completed 30 Hour IV Therapy Course or equivalent as defined by the IV Therapy Guidelines issued by the Education Department of the National Federation of License Practical Nurses (Florida Administrative Code 64B9-12.005) required upon hire * ACLS required within 90 days of hire * PALS required within 90 days of hire * CPI required within 90 days of hire *EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: * * Acute care experience preferred
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: LPN Emergency Room
Location: Florida-Fort Walton Beach-Fort Walton Beach Medical Center
Requisition ID: 01307-7661