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Registered Nurse Bariatrics PRN

Company: HCA Florida JFK Hospital
Location: Lake Worth
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Description REGISTERED NURSE - BARIATRIC CENTER - PER DIEM FTE 0.001 JFK Medical Center Atlantis, FL 33462 Facility Description: Originally named John F. Kennedy Hospital in honor of our nation's 35th president in 1966, JFK Medical Center has since grown into a multi-campus medical center with four Palm Beach County locations. Our main campus is a 558-bed acute care medical and surgical facility known for its comprehensive services including: 24-hour emergency services, cardiovascular care, neurosciences, general, minimally invasive & robotic surgery, orthopedic and spine care, bariatrics, behavioral health and obstetrics. JFK Main is a Joint Commission certified Primary Stroke Center and a certified Ventricular Assist Device program. We are an American College of Cardiology Chest Pain Center and an American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer accredited Comprehensive Community Cancer Program. We also offer two off-site ERs in Palm Beach Gardens and West Boynton Beach providing the same emergency treatment for adults and children as our hospital based ER, closer to home. We are located in the City of Atlantis near the coastal cities of Lake Worth and Boynton Beach. Close to the beach, trendy restaurants and shopping malls, there is something for everybody. We invite you to join a dynamic team of top clinical professionals in a fast-paced environment while enjoying the benefits of Palm Beach County living. Description: Provides professional nursing care needed for OP Bariatric Clinic to assist Bariatric Surgeons, complete new patient intake, run daily clinics within the Bariatric Center, coordinates care planning with other disciplines. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care. Treatment of post bariatric surgery patients. Our nurses care for Post surgical patients. Registered nurse responsibilities include all aspects of patient care. This care includes monitoring heart rate, blood pressure, breathing and respiration, as well as managing the pain and nausea. Within the Bariatric Center at JFK, we provide the highest quality of care in a warm, personalized setting for the patients we serve. Our teams are committed to fulfilling our hospital's mission statement "to provide exceptional care to every patient, every time." --- Licensed Registered Nurse in the state of Florida o or Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida State Licensing Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing eligibility and duration provisions). --- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Advanced Life Support Course (ALS or ACLS) and certification. --- American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life Support Course (BLS or BCLS) and certification. --- Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. --- Additional languages preferred. --- Basic computer knowledge. --- One year (1) year of Medical Surgical Nursing experience required Experience with Bariatric Patients preferred

Keywords: HCA Florida JFK Hospital, Palm Beach , Registered Nurse Bariatrics PRN, Healthcare , Lake Worth, Florida

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