Can you picture yourself relaxing on the white sandy beach? Lounging poolside while enjoying the radiant rays of sun? Exploring nature preserves in your shorts? Well what are you waiting for? Lee Health is the place for you! We are located in sunny Southwest Florida which is just minutes from some of the nation's top rated beaches. Our culture for caring and work life balance is what makes this a great place to advance your career.
Why are so many talented nursing professionals flocking to Lee Health?
Stability: Over 100 years of quality service.
Growth: Expanding services to meet the needs of the community, with the new Golisano Children's Hospital opened in May 2017, and Gulf Coast Medical Center plans to double in size by 2020.
Location: Beautiful Fort Myers/Cape Coral on the Southwest Florida coastline.
Reputation: HealthPark Medical Center and Lee Memorial Hospital have been ranked among America's 50 Best Hospitals, placing these hospitals in the Top 1% of more than 4,500 hospitals in the nation!
Shift differential for 7:00 pm - 7:30 am is $6.00 for entire 12 hour shift.
Hiring Incentive for RN with 2 years or more of experience.
IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TO INCLUDE A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION
* Preferred experience:
* At least 1 year of recent RN experience in an acute care setting.
Responsible for the safe delivery and documentation of patient care through the nursing process of assessment// diagnosing// planning// implementation// and evaluation. Performs responsibilities in five areas of nursing practice utilizing critical thinking// management// problem solving and differentiation of urgency in the role of: clinician// teacher// researcher// leadership and professional development. Responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards subscribed to by American Nursing Association and in accordance with the Florida Nurse Practice Act and other regulatory standards. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Supports the organization vision and mission. Uses knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity into the provision of patient care. Contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. The nurse practice is guided by the code of ethics for nurses with interpretative statements.
Educational RequirementsDegree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferredand/orAdditional RequirementsGraduate of an accredited school of professional nursingExperience RequirementsMinimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferredand/orNo Experience RequiredState of Florida Licensure RequirementsLicensesRequired/
Preferredand/orBLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)RequiredAdditional RequirementsProof of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) current for a minimum of 90 days after hire date.