Nurse Tech PRN Heart of Florida at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Davenport, FL
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description




Nurse Technician Heart of Florida

Location Address:  40100 US-27, Davenport, FL 33837

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Heart of Florida:

  • Close proximity to Walt Disney World
  • Various outdoor activities for families and children to enjoy
  • Beautiful local golf courses available year round
  • Faith-based work environment
  • Great benefits

Work Hours/Shift:  Per Diem

You Will Be Responsible For:

•               Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s Core Values of Quality & Service Excellence, Community Well-Being, High Ethical Standards, Stewardship, and Inclusiveness; as outlined in the organization’s Professional Practice Model.

•               Assists in the delivery of patient care as a team member by performing patient care tasks under the direction of a registered nurse.

•               Performs properly and legibly documents and reports all procedures in accordance with department policy.   

•               Participates in obtaining a nursing history. Evaluates for age-appropriate behavior, motor skills and physiological norms of the patient. Collaborate with RN as needed to assist in meeting patient’s needs based on evaluations. Reports abnormalities to RN.

•               Performs treatments according to policy and procedure. Provides patient care appropriate to age, mobility, acuity and culture.  Functions appropriately in clinical emergencies.  

•               Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Demonstrates accurate documentation and monitoring of activities as needed.  Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department. 

•               Follows CDC isolation guidelines, demonstrates appropriate use of PPE, performs handwashing according to policy and enforces safety regulations.

•               May perform waived and/or non-waived Point of Care Testing, as defined in AHCA rule 59A-7.034.

•               Assists in identifying needs and developing/modifying plan of care. In Surgical Services:  selects supplies and equipment according to Doctor Preference Cards (DPC) and needs of patient based on Pre-operative assessment. 

•               Evaluates patients’ developmental level, identifies increased physical/emotional dependency needs and evaluates availability of support system consistent with the age of the patient served.

•               Identifies the need for patient teaching and utilizes each opportunity for teaching on a planned or spontaneous basis.

•               Surgical Services only: Efficient and organized in skills to assist team with safe and appropriate operating room turnover times. Provides assistance and support as needed to members of the surgical team.

•               Surgical Services only:  Performs in the role of surgical scrub for basic, low risk surgical procedures by anticipating the needs of the surgeon and keeping the circulating nurse informed of any needs throughout a procedure. Ensure that all supplies, equipment, and medications are assembled prior to the procedure.

•               Exhibits desire to learn and upgrade skills. Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department or unit.


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

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