Registered Nurse EMS Transport Nurse Per Diem at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/16/2021

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  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    10/16/2021
  • Job ID:
    21027400
  • Job Family
    Emergency Services
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Transport Nurse - EMS- PRN- AdventHealth Orlando

Location Address: 601 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803 

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando

  • Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
  • serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
  • AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
  • We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
 
Work Hours/Shift:
  • PRN
You Will Be Responsible For:    
  •  Completes and documents patient assessments, provides interventions with accurate administration and calculation of medications and the responses, as per department protocols’ and AdventHealth policy. 
  • Utilizes specific knowledge in emergency care of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
  • Adheres to safety requirements and applies caution remaining alert to hazards at all times, while transporting patients. Utilizes proficiency in radio communications and emergency procedures.
  • Communicates patient updates to physicians and receiving units through dispatch for medical control.
  • Completes timely patient care documentation for patient hand off and safety.
  • Completes the department processes of shift briefings, debriefings and QA of charts for patient safety and improved outcomes.
  • Works closely with critical care transport team members and ensures timely, safe transport of patients. 

Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • ACLS, PALS and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
  • Critical care nursing knowledge
  • Three years experience in an emergency department/critical care unit which may include CV-ICU/ICU/CL/CCU/Neuro ICU
  • Five years of patience care experience
  • Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a registered professional nurse.
  • Trauma Nurse Course Certified (TNCC)
Preferred:
  • Transport nursing
  • BSN
  • OB and Peds experience
  • 7460 - Air core curriculum course
  • Certified Emergency RN/Critical Care RN (CEN/CCRN)
  • Instructor status in one certification (ACLS, PALS, or TNCC)
  • Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN) Transport RN certification
Job Summary:

Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.  Under general supervision, the Transport Nurse is responsible for the safe transport of critically ill patients, working jointly with appropriate staff (i.e. EMT, CCEMT-P, Flight RT) in patient care decisions.  Completes and documents patient assessments, treatments, medication, reactions as per department protocols and AdvenHealth policy.  Adheres to all safety requirements while transporting patients, in and around vehicles/aircraft.  Communicates patient updates to physicians with hand of care to receiving RN and appropriate triage of urgency.  



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

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