Registered Nurse Critical Care FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tavares, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Quality/Clinical Effectiveness
  • Travel
    Yes, 50 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Waterman

Job Description

Registered Nurse Critical Care AdventHealth Waterman
Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Waterman
Career growth and advancement potential
Health Insurance Coverage

High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida

Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time Day
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Acts as program administrator and data manager for the APACHE software.
  • Completes new ICU patient admissions and updates existing patients data in a timely manner to have the patient acuity ratings ready for interdisciplinary rounding daily.
  • Assists in the development, monitoring, and presentation of internal quality measures and initiatives in the designated critical care areas using APACHE Outcomes
  • Utilizes clinical judgment to abstract pertinent clinical data, coordinates and monitors accuracy, timeliness and completeness of APACHE Outcomes data and communicates to appropriate members of the critical care team.
  • Identifies pharmacology and treatments utilized in the adult ICU patient care setting that would be considered APACHE active treatments.
  • Responsible for the abstraction of data from adult ICU patient medical records and subsequent entry into the APACHE database for assigned patients on a daily basis.
  • Participates and or supports ICU Patient Rounds as requested, but at least once a week
  • Prepares QI/PI reports and statistics.
  • Generates and disburses regular reports on clinical quality indicators for performance improvement activities as requested
What You Will Need:
  • Knowledgeable in EHR and chart review and interpretation of care standards.
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, organizational, problem solving and project management skills.
  • Three to five years of critical care nursing experience required
  • Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Registered Nurse
  • Proficiency with APACHE Database preferred.
Job Summary

The Registered Nurse Critical Care is a professional nurse responsible for the critical care patient daily chart reviews to obtain data for timely daily entry into the APACHE database to provide outcomes data including length of stay, severity of illness, active treatments, mortality, and ventilator utilization and length of stay.  The APACHE Coordinator is responsible for collaborating with all departments impacted by the APACHE system as well as the medical staff to provide meaningful interpretation and utilization of the APACHE data.  The APACHE Coordinator is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the APACHE database, patient confidentiality and health care team education specific to data utilization.  The APACHE Coordinator is to actively participate in project improvements.  Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all

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

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