Advanced Licensed Practical Nurse Surgical Innovation PCU FT Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/30/2021

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Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    11/30/2021
  • Job ID:
    21033330
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

Advanced Licensed Practical Nurse AdventHealth Celebration

Location Address: 400 Celebration Place, Celebration, FL 34747

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Celebration

  • Established in 1997 and now a 203-bed hospital, AdventHealth Celebration Health was designed as a Mediterranean resort-style facility to serve as a cornerstone of health in Disney’s planned community of Celebration, Florida
  • The hospital consistently delivers a state-of-the-art healing environment to residents of Osceola, Orange, Polk and Lake Counties, as well as to visitors from across the United States and the world. All within a 'living laboratory' of groundbreaking, research-driven clinical solutions that integrate mind, body and spirit in the defeat of illness and disease.
  • If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the RN opportunity with AdventHealth Celebration and apply online today.

Unit Highlights

  • Join our Surgical Innovation Progressive Care Unit (PCU) that has achieved the highest HCAHPS scores for the past 9 years!
  • Our unit consists of 31 beds: all private rooms, and is a blend of med/surg and PCU caring for post-surgical joint, GRI, and bariatric patients in a wholistic healing environment.
  • The department is recognized for their team-oriented culture and commitment to patient safety.
  • Our team strives to provide the optimal patient experience and healthy work environment for the staff. The fast-paced environment offers opportunities to provide compassionate care, grow clinical skills using evidence-based practice, and help nurses to achieve the next step in their career.
  • Want to see what it’s like to work with us? Click here for a virtual tour of our Celebration Campus!

Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Night

GENERAL SUMMARY:

The Licensed Practical Nurse gives direct and indirect nursing care under the direction of a professional nurse and performs routine duties in caring for identified age specific groups (may include neonate to geriatric).  Approaches patient care using the nursing process of planning, implementing and evaluating outcomes.  Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.  Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:                                                           

  • Provides patient care appropriate to age, mobility, acuity and culture.  Assists with physician exams and data gathering. Participates in obtaining a nursing history. Performs physical exam on admission and throughout shift including physical, mental, social and spiritual Participates in education and discharge planning using established education materials.
  • Performs and legibly documents basic nursing procedures and medication administration
  • Collaborates with RN and makes appropriate nursing decisions and interventions.  Interprets diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition. Recognizes and reports problems. 
  • Supervises other healthcare team members in the clinical environment. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training and education of new personnel.
  • Promotes a safe environment.  Takes appropriate action in emergency situations, demonstrates awareness and control of hazards which may endanger patients, visitors and employees, identifies and reports environmental concerns to the management team.  Ensures adherence to appropriate regulatory standards and AdventHealth policy and procedure.
  • Follows CDC isolation guidelines, demonstrates appropriate use of PPE, performs hand washing according to policy and enforces safety regulations. Strictly adheres to all infection control practices
  • Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities.   Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.  Adheres to all policies and procedures.
  • Maintains professional competency by participating in continuing education and appropriate learning experiences both internal and external.  Attends pertinent conferences.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Graduate of a school of practical nursing.
  • Successful completion of state recognized 30-hour IV therapy course.

PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience in the clinical setting related to area of specialty
  • Experience with cardiac monitoring and rhythm interpretation

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

   PREFERRED LICENSURE OR REGISTRATION:

  • Specialty Certification

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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