Registered Nurse I.V. Therapist I Venous Access Services FT Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/11/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Date Posted:
    9/11/2020
  • Job ID:
    20018692
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

IV Therapist AdventHealth Venous Access Services 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:
  • Full Time, 3 12/hr shifts, 7p - 7a
 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Performs properly, legibly documents and reports all procedures and assessments in accordance with department policy.  Performs venous access related procedures within the scope of practice of the RN licensure.  Functions appropriately in Code Blue and other clinical emergencies. Evaluates effectiveness of interventions. Interprets and verifies physician orders, investigates questionable situations. Demonstrates continuous competency in the specific procedures related to venous access and infusion therapy.  Provides expert resourcing to staff nurses and other departments as consulted.
  • Obtains patient assessment, evaluating diagnosis, previous medical history, existing infusion related complications, and ordered therapy as relates to current venous access consult.  Assesses and interprets data relative to patients’ age and infusion therapy and venous access needs.
  • Identifies individualized plan of care based on patients’ needs related to both infusion therapy and the venous access consult and intervenes appropriately.  Evaluates patients’ developmental level, identifies increased physical/emotional dependency needs and evaluates availability of support system consistent with assessment.
  • Evaluates the need for and provides patient teaching in all aspects of the venous access specialty.
  • Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities.  Accurately  documents and monitors activities as needed.  Reflects a working knowledge of Florida Hospital’s Policies and Procedures in daily activities.  Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.  Communicates with Department Supervisor, Clinical Specialist, or Educator as needed to enhance excellence in the delivery of patient care.

Qualifications
What Will You Need:        
 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Graduate of a school of nursing
 

Education and Experience Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Registered Nurse
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Advanced life support certification (ACLS, PALS, NRP) per specialty/unit requirements
  • For Radiology/Imaging, PALS required only for cost centers 4220,7211,6236

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Preferred:

  • Professional certification
  • ACLS, PALS, NRP (based on patient population; See document EKG and Advanced Life Support Requirements)
Job Summary:

The Registered Professional Nurse (RN) is responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care responsibilities to identified age specific groups. Utilizes the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing department.  Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. 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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