Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Room

Boca Raton Regional Hospital Boca Raton, FL
Registered Nurse / RN Emergency Department

Unit Description:

Boca Raton Regional Hospital's Emergency Department was updated in January 2013 and has 43 private treatment rooms with a remodeled triage area and nursing stations that provide greater efficiency and improved communications between caregivers, patients, and family members. The ED has approximately 46,000 patient visits per year and is equipped to treat all patient types and illnesses. Registered Nurses on staff in the BRRH Emergency Department can expect to have an average patient ratio of 4:1 and the department continues to have a very high patient satisfaction grade from Press Ganey.

Our Ideal Candidate...

We are seeking experienced Emergency Room RN's who have the desire to give compassionate care to patients who find themselves in an unfamiliar environment. Our ideal candidate must have at least one year of previous RN experience in an emergency room setting. This person must be professional, have a desire to be part of a team, have a positive attitude, and must be committed to delivering the highest quality of care to our patients.

Minimum Qualifications:

* Current Florida Registered Nurse Licensure

* Current BLS, ACLS, PALS issued by the American Heart Association

* NIH Stroke Scale Certification Required

* Minimum of 2 years Emergency Department RN experience

* Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

* Incumbent may be required to perform emergency duty before, during and/or beyond normal work hours or days in the event of an emergency, crisis situation or disaster (man-made or natural) including evacuation sites.

* The person in this position will work in a smoke-free location, and is expected to adhere to all smoking restrictions.

* In the spirit of wellness for both our employees and patients, Boca Raton Regional Hospital has instituted a mandatory influenza prevention vaccination program. Current employees must receive the influenza prevention vaccination free of charge during the recognized flu season. As a condition of employment, new hires will be required to comply with all program rules. This is a mandatory program with the exception of documented medical or religious reasons for not receiving the vaccine. For further information on this progressive program, please contact Boca Raton Regional Hospital's Human Resources Department at 561-955-4075.