Progressive Care Nurse
Posted on: May 14, 2019
Is your current role providing you the level of challenge and
fulfillment you are looking for? If not, consider the Summerville
Medical Center, committed to building a health community across the
greater Charleston area and the Lowcountry. The core of our values
emanates from our continued focus on improving the health and
quality of life for residents in the communities we serve. To
accomplish this we aim to identify top talent aligned with our
values and dedicated to cultivating our mission.
We invite you to learn more about the fantastic opportunity, who we
are and how you can join our dynamic team. Summerville Medical
Center is a 124-bed HCA hospital system with a 24-hour emergency
room and comprehensive medical services. The facility enjoys an
enviable reputation for its cardiac services, pediatrics and
women's service, including "home-like" birthing suites. Surgical
services offered include orthopedic, reflux, robotic and weight
loss surgeries. Trident Health has earned recognition as a leader
in the delivery of healthcare in the Low Country.
Trident Health is a multi-facility health system located in South
Carolina's Lowcountry, and is part of the national HCA healthcare
network. Trident is comprised of two acute care hospitals - Trident
Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center - and Moncks Corner
Medical Center, which provides outpatient medical services and 24/7
Emergency Services. Affiliated with Trident are a number of
physician practices that provide family medicine, surgical services
and specialty medical care. These quality-focused entities work
together to bring excellence in medical and wellness services to
residents of the Lowcountry. For the third straight year, The Joint
Commission recently recognized Trident as one of the nation's top
hospitals for quality and safety.
We'd love to hear from you. Come join our team of dedicated
professionals that are committed to delivering the best patient
care in the world. Why don't you apply now?
We offer you a generous compensation package including: competitive
pay, paid time off, 401k, medical, dental vision and life
insurance, tuition reimbursement and employee stock purchase
We are searching for a Registered Nurse for a full-time, day shift
(7a-7p) position on our state-of-the-art Progressive Care unit. The
PCU RN is responsible to the Nursing Director/Charge Nurse for the
delivery of quality patient care utilizing the nursing process.
Apply your nursing knowledge derived from education and experience
as foundation for patient care, communication, and documentation on
Under the direction of the Nursing Director or Supervisor, the
Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for the delivery of quality
patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning,
implementation and evaluation. The RN is responsible for directing
all nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing
practice and federal, state, and local regulations. The RN
incorporates knowledge of patient's age specific development and
cultural diversity into the plan of care. The RN contributes to
quality nursing care through process improvement techniques and
multidisciplinary collaboration that demonstrates positive outcomes
in the delivery of patient care. Job may include direct supervision
of students at the discretion of the area supervisor. Employee must
have the same licensure or have completed the same training to
satisfy the requirements of the discipline of the student. Direct
supervision means the primary caregiver is readily available to the
student throughout the shift.
Essential Core Functions:
Provide quality patient care, in
keeping with the philosophy and objectives of the hospital and
department. Maintain and support the standards of nursing care and
practice in order to meet the health care needs of patients, their
families and the community. Prescribes, delegates and coordinates
all nursing care provided to assigned patients and is responsible
for meeting all standards associated with performance, nursing
practice and nursing care.
- Current unencumbered South Carolina or Multi-state Compact
Registered Nurse License
- Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Certification on
- ACLS required within 6 months of hire/transfer date
- NIH Stroke Scale Certification must be complete within 90 days
- Graduate of NLN accredited school of nursing
- One year Med/Surg required
- Acute care experience required.
- Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively
meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.
- Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and
satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these
- This is a full time day shift position (7a-7p)
- Weekend and holiday rotation required
We are so excited to speak with you about this phenomenal
opportunity. Apply to hear more.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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