Registered Nurse - Recovery Cardiac Cath Lab Full Time Days Sebring at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 5/2/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sebring, FL
  • Date Posted:
    5/2/2021
  • Job ID:
    21009859
  • Job Family
    Cath Lab/Special Procedures
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Registered Nurse - Recovery AdventHealth Sebring

Location Address: 4200 Sun N Lake Boulevard, Sebring, FL  33872

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring

  • Up to $15K sign on bonus and relocation incentives
  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
  • Largest Employer in the County
  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
  • Close knit community with a hometown family feel
  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time/Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

All essential functions must be performed. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with qualified disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Performs assessments on patients and determines the total nursing needs of assigned patients.
  • Assesses patient/family needs in relation to presenting problem, care needs, physical condition, and learning needs.
  • Performs head-to-toe assessment on all patients, and reassessments as per policy.
  • Identifies problems and or/or nursing diagnosis, and plans for nursing interventions.
  • Anticipates patient care problems and initiates corrective actions.
  • Recognizes abnormal diagnostic laboratory data, blood gas values, radiologic data, and knows the significance of each. Recognizes the patient’s and family’s perception of hospitalization and health status.
  • Recognizes therapeutic drug levels.
  • Identifies the patient’s learning needs, and implement appropriate measures to meet them including the family in the process.
  1. Formulates a goal directed plan of care, and develops appropriate nursing diagnosis based on needs specific to the standard of care, and updates according to policy.
  • Provides for the implementation for nursing actions to achieve patient care goals.
  • Establishes priorities of patient care based on the needs of the patient.
  • Implements a comprehensive patient care plan that includes baseline admission data, plans for treatment plans, and goals for discharge.
  • Implements specific interventions, treatments, and medications as defined in the plan of care, and documents outcomes.
  • Recognizes emergency situations and takes appropriate actions.
  • Maintains accurate documentation in the electronic medical record.
  • Accurately administers all medications in a safe manner while displaying competence in the use of an automated dispensing machine where applicable.
  • Accurately and safely performs and supervises the care needed with a colostomy, ileostomy, Jackson Pratt, sump pump, CPM, plexipulse, saline lock. Long term IV catheterization and chest tubes.
  • Maintains aseptic technique, demonstrating knowledge of infection control practices.
  • Accurately sets up, maintains, monitors and supervises use of IV pump, PCA pump, and epidural pump.
  • Maintains a safe environment within the hospital for patients and families.
  • Incorporates new procedures and philosophies into one’s work performance
  1. Evaluates quality of patient care and outcomes based on care and treatments administered.
  • Conducts and/or participates in multidisciplinary patient care conferences.
  • Coordinates the activities of the interdisciplinary team.
  • Confirms patient’s understanding of care and treatments received
  1. Management of pre & post catheterization recovery patients
  • Groin management
  • Works effectively under stress/expresses frustrations in appropriate manner and place
  • Accurately titrates intravenous drips according to patient response and follow drug protocols
  • Accurately interprets and documents cardiac rhythm strips and notifies physician of changes as appropriate. Accurately identifies cardiac monitor strips which indicate serious arrhythmias, cardiac injury and hypoxia and intervenes according to established protocol
  • Demonstrates knowledge of management of hemodynamic instability in patients.
  • Demonstrates competencies for the patient population
  • Effective working relationships with others
  1. Accepts responsibility for one’s own professional standards.
  • Accepts and adjusts to changes imposed by government regulations, consumer demands, professional organizations, and other external/internal forces.
  • Accepts responsibility for one’s own actions by initiating the incident report mechanisms.
  • Maintains current clinical, technical, professional competencies, certifications and licensure requirements.
  • Regularly attends scheduled dept. staff meetings.
  • Attends mandatory hospital in-services annually.
  • Complies with departmental, divisional and hospital policies and standards.
  • Maintains equipment in its proper working condition identifies malfunctioning equipment and takes appropriate action.
  • Reviews current literature and other available resources
  • Show self-direction and leadership by functioning without the need for close supervision
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Documenting/recording information
  • Communication with other workers
  • Keeping up-to-date technically
  • Make decisions and solving problems
  • Critical thinking
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

    • Cath lab or critical care experience

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • State of Florida License in Registered Nurse
  • BLS
  • ACLS

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse is responsible for the coordination of patient care using a multidisciplinary approach to the Nursing process in accordance with the Hospital's Mission, physician and patient expectations.


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

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