RN Coordinator E.D. | Adult ED

UF Health Shands Hospital - Gainesville

Job ID: 86665
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Emergency Dept Adult ST
Shift/Days: 6 p.m. - 6 a.m., Variable
Posted FTE: 1.00 = 40 Hours
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RN – ICU/IMC and Clinical Leader Interviews and Hiring Event

Tuesday, May 17th, 2022
1 p.m. - 4 p.m. ET

On-the-spot virtual interviews.

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Job Opening Summary


The RN Coordinator is a registered professional nurse who supports the nurse manager/director and provides shift leadership for the overall operations of the freestanding Emergency Department on a 24/7 basis, including weekends, holidays and evening/night shifts. Provides structure and support to unit staff and other health care professionals while ensuring provision of age-appropriate care for patients and families. Is able to demonstrate critical thinking skills and creativity, and has the knowledge to manage resources to achieve quality performance, positive employee relations and compliance with hospital guidelines. Skilled in coaching, mentoring and leading a professional and technical team in the delivery of services to our patient population. Demonstrates effective stewardship of scarce resources by appropriate staff/resource utilization. Is supportive of change activities in the unit, and works to ensure implementation of change that may occur. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Assists with clinical coverage schedules and serves as a clinical expert for patient care and services in the unit by providing clinical leadership support and direct patient care, if staffing requires. Works with the nurse manager/director to provide staff development and performance evaluations, and works collaboratively with the nursing coordinators to facilitate throughput. Represents the nurse manager/director when needed.

Job Opening Qualifications


Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Current RN license in state of Florida.
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing; MSN preferred.
  • National nursing certification required. Current staff without national nursing board certification in specialty area must obtain certification as contracted by the VP/AVP.
  • Minimum of 2 years in clinical specialty.
  • Demonstrable autonomous and accountable nursing practice with strong patient care outcomes management skills and excellent interpersonal relationship (IPR) skills.
  • Demonstrable leadership in patient care and unit-based outcomes.
  • Collaborates with multidisciplinary team to influence excellence in patient care.


  • Current RN license in state of Florida.

Minimum Pay Rate - Hourly: $35.01
Midpoint Pay Rate - Hourly: $46.26

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UF Health Shands Hospital is committed to diversity as a competitive advantage in attracting top talent from across the nation and around the world. We believe in sharing knowledge, learning from one another, valuing different opinions, and celebrating the things that make each one of us unique in our own right. UF Health Shands Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

UF Health Shands Hospital - Gainesville
Gainesville, FL 32608

Why Work With UF Health

Benefits to fit your life.

As you would expect from an organization this size, our core benefits include medical insurance and prescription drug plans, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, generous paid time off, 10 paid holidays per year and an employee assistance plan. Voluntary benefits include tuition reimbursement, dependent care and health care reimbursement accounts, dental insurance, vision plan and more. Retirement benefits include a 403(b) plan.

About UF Health
About UF Health

UF Health Shands is recognized as Florida’s premier hospital system, thanks to our commitment to quality clinical care that yields outstanding outcomes and continually earns us national recognition. It is our privilege to offer distinguished, patient-centered care and build upon our role as the state’s premier provider of medical expertise and specialties.

UF Health ranks 53rd on the 2021 Forbes list of Florida’s 100 best workplaces and ranks 31st on their list of best workplaces in the nation for women. UF Health Shands Hospital was included in Indeed’s list of the “2019 Top-Rated Workplaces” for hospitals, which recognizes the 25 “Best Hospitals” in the U.S. We are number 20.

About The Area
Welcome to the Sunshine State.

There’s a reason the Sunshine State is the tourism capital of the world and the third-most populous state in the country. As a Florida resident, you’re never far from the world’s best beaches, theme parks and attractions (and their Florida resident discounts), and cultural arts. Factor in our favorable tax rate and entrepreneurial spirit, and it’s easy to see why so many individuals, families and businesses choose to make Florida their home.

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