Registered Nurse (RN) Neuro Stepdown
Registered Nurse / RN – Neuro Stepdown / Marcus Neuroscience Institute
Unit description:This is an exciting opportunity to be an integral part of a brand new Neuroscience Institute. The neurosurgical step-down unit consists of 12 beds with an average patient ratio of 4:1. RNs on this unit will primarily care for intermediate neuroscience patients to include but not limited to: complex spine, skull base surgeries, strokes, brain tumors, hydrocephalus, increased ICP and seizures.
Our Ideal Candidate:The ideal Registered Nurse candidate for this department will have gone through a stepdown /intermediate care course and have minimum two years of experience working on a Neurosurgical step down unit. We are seeking enthusiastic RN's with exemplary professionalism and compassion that will be effective team players who are committed to delivering the highest quality of patient care.
Minimum 2 years of Neurosurgical step-down experience is required.
Current Florida Registered Nurse Licensure
Current BLS and ACLS
issued by the American Heart Association
NIH Stroke Scale Certification Required
CNRN certification is strongly preferred. 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.