AdventHealthRegistered Nurse-Jail PRN
Wauchula, FL

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

· Career Development

· Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

· Mental Health Resources and Support

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: PRN

Shift :Days

Location: 533 Carlton Street, Wauchula Florida, 33873

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Wauchula

· Immediate Health Insurance Coverage

· Sign on Bonus

· Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement

· Career growth and advancement potential

· Nature and hiking trails

The role you’ll contribute:

The registered nurse is responsible for the coordination of patient/inmate care using a multidisciplinary approach to the nursing process in accordance with the hospitals mission, Florida Model Jail Standards, Hardee County Jail policies, physician, and patient expectations. These duties will be performed in an acceptable manner according to the hospitals mission, vision, goals, and management expectations.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Performs an initial health intake assessment including medical and mental health conditions, communicable and/or other infectious diseases, current medications taken by inmate, mental status, current use of alcohol and other drugs on new inmates

· Responds to medical incidents during shift and provides medical care to inmates and/or the supervision of other detention medical personnel responding to an emergency

· Determine the need for attention of a health care provider and schedules medical visits as needed

· See inmates for medical emergencies and determine the priority of care needed. Provide emergency first aid as needed including BLS

· Will consult the medical provider on healthcare issues for direction and treatment plan

· Review/screen all written medical request daily and makes appropriate referrals for non-emergent illness and injuries


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed :

· Minimum of Diploma in Nursing


· A new hire may begin employment provided that the facility can facilitate the successful completion of the required AHA BLS

program prior to any patient contact. This may be achieved using web-based training with voice-assisted manikin skills check off (ie: Resuscitation Quality Improvement (RQI) Program or Heartcode) or instructor-led training.

· Current Florida RN License

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

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

  • Job Schedule: Per Diem

    Pay Range: $34.37 - $34.37

  • Location: Wauchula, FL

  • Job ID: 24016933

  • Job Family: Nursing

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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