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AdventHealth Registered Nurse Same Day Surgery PRN in New Smyrna, Florida


All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Flexible Schedule

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Career Development

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift : Days - 10 hr shifts. Shared call requirements

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach - 401 Palmetto St, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168

The role you’ll contribute:

The RN-Ambulatory Surgery requires strong assessment and reassessment skills specific to the development of a patient specific plan of nursing care for patients being prepared preoperatively for operative and invasive diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Strong communication skills are essential as are skills specific to the management of IV access. In addition, critical thinking skills are necessary to manage patient care during Phase II recovery immediately prior to patient discharge. Responsible to adhere to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance plan, and to all regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Collects essential patient data, documents accurately in Cerner, assesses and reassess the patient’s status prior to planned invasive or noninvasive procedures.

  • Reviews all pre-operative labs, and essential patient specific information in a timely manner and communicates findings to appropriate personnel.

  • Follows physician orders and performs unit specific nursing skills such as IV starts as ordered.

  • Demonstrates clinical competence specific to patient assessment and reassessment.

  • Communicates with medical staff, and all indicated ancillary services to assure an appropriate continuum of patient care.

  • Assess patients immediately upon return to the unit for phase II recovery and per unit protocols.

  • Provides patients and families with post-operative/procedural educational information and discharge instructions. Promotes patient and family education specific to identified needs.

  • Discharges patients from ASU following established discharge criteria.

  • Participates in the development of unit goals, performance improvement, and attends unit staff meetings.

  • Demonstrates clinical competence to perform urine HCG waive test and glucose monitoring.

  • Promotes patient trust and comfort during the preoperative preparation process.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Must be proficient in the English language

  • Computer proficiency required

  • Competency with IV management

  • Graduate of Associates in Science or Diploma degree in nursing

  • Current FL Registered Nurse

  • Responsible for the supervision licensed practical nurses and non-licensed patient care personnel

  • 2 years minimum experience in Med/Surg Nursing, Out-Patient Care, or Pre-operative Holding preferred

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

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach

Req ID: 22028334

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.