Registered Nurse Home Health PRN Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Sebring, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
  • Travel
    Yes, 75 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Job Description


“Registered Nurse Home Health PRN Days” AdventHealth Sebring

Location Address: 4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring

  • 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 home town family feel
  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast

Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Day

PRN Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

The performance of this position requires substantial specialized knowledge, judgment, and nursing skill based upon applied principles of psychological, biological, physical, and social sciences which include, but not limited to:

1.   Performs assessments and determines the total nursing needs of assigned patients.

•     Follows the principals of AIDET in all patient and family interactions.

•     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, drug levels, blood gas values, and radiologic data and knows the significance of each.

•     Recognizes the patient’s and family’s perception of hospitalization and health status.

•     Identifies the patient’s learning needs and implement appropriate measures to meet them including the family in the process. Educates patient/families regarding new medications including effects and potential side effects.

2.   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.

•     Implements appropriate diagnosis specific interdisciplinary plan of care (IPOC).

•     Coordinates patient care to assure diagnosis specific quality measures are met.

3.   Accurately performs 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.

•     Consistently uses tools available in the electronic medical record (EMR) to ensure patient safety and to optimize patient care:

•     Complies with national patient safety standards regarding patient identification prior to treatments and medication administration.

•     Accurately administers all medications in a safe manner displaying competence in the use of an automated dispensing machine and mPPID technology where applicable.

•     Accurately and safely performs and supervises the care of patients requiring complex interventions.

•     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. Performs rounding according to the departmental plan on assigned patients to ensure control of pain, patient positioning, toileting and convenient placement of supplies and equipment. 

•     Incorporates new procedures and philosophies into one’s work performance.

4.   Evaluates quality of patient care and outcomes based on care and treatments administered.

      5.  Accepts responsibility for one’s own professional standards.

6.   Other duties


What You Will Need:

  • Minimum of Diploma in Nursing
  • Current Florida RN License
  • BLS – condition of employment
  • BSN or MSN
  • Previous healthcare experience
  • Previous experience in designated department
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.  These duties will be performed in an acceptable manner according to the hospitals mission, vision, goals and management 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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