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Charge Nurse Labor and Delivery

HCA Healthcare
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548


SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, located on Florida's Emerald Coast, seeks a ChargeNurse (RN)to join our Labor and DeliveryTeam! Our unit consists of 4labor rooms and 12 recovery suites. We seek a full time RN whosepriority is to provide the highest level of care in a compassionate environment.


The Charge Nurse facilitates department flow and enhancescommunication with all members of the healthcare team. The focus is onincreasing patient satisfaction by enhancing throughput, hourly rounds,utilizing tactics in the ICARE model and holding subordinates accountable tothe same standard. This role will resolve problems on a shift-to-shift basiswith appropriate documentation and follow-up while communicating all unusualsituations and problems up the chain of communication. Must demonstrate an advancedlevel of clinical skills and the ability to support others to achieve thedelivery of quality care.

Fort Walton Beach Medical Center (FWBMC) is a 267-bedfull-service hospital with over 200 of the most highly respected and qualifiedphysicians in the area. It is recognized as a Top General Hospital forexcellence in quality care and patient safety. It is the only acute carehospital in the Tri-County area that offers open heart surgery, an AccreditedAdvanced Primary Stroke Center, an Accredited Chest Pain Center, and a CancerCare Center that is accredited by the Commission on Cancer and an Associate ofthe UAB Birmingham Health System Cancer Community Network. Its expandedemergency services include a dedicated Pediatric ER, 24/7 Destin ER, and afull-service 24/7 Fort Walton Beach ER that includes the only Level II TraumaCenter in the Tri-County area.

You are worth more than a paycheck. As a team member, enjoythe following benefits and more:

  • 401(k) with an employer match upto 9%
  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical, dental, flex spending,life, disability benefits
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Student loan repayment
  • Paid family leave

And much more!



  • Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN required
  • BSN Preferred
  • National Certification
  • NAS required within 90 days of hire
  • Completion of AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Monitoring Course or equivalent required within 18 months of hire, and renewed every 2 years
  • Current FL RN license required or appropriatecompact licensure. If compact license held, active FL RN license requiredwithin 90 days of hire.

  • BLS required prior to start, ACLS within 90 days of hire required
  • AWHONN FHR required within 18 months and renewed every 2 years
  • NRP required within 90 days of hire
  • ACLS within 90 days of hire
  • A minimum of 2 years of Labor & Delivery RN experience required
  • Clinical expertise
  • Exemplary leadership skills
  • Tactful communication skills and the ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs
  • Supervision, delegation, conflict management and team building skills
  • Flexible and resourceful and able to make decisions quickly

An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D.


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Posted: 2020-05-15 Expires: 2020-06-14

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