Job Information

AdventHealth Registered Nurse in Zephyrhills, Florida

Description

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

Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)

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: Full Time,

Shift : Day shift

Location: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Zephyrhills

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement (Joint Commission)

  • Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI (Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care)

  • GWTG Gold Plus with Honor Roll Elite and Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll Achievement, 2020 (American Heart Association)

  • One of America's Best Hospitals for Heart Care, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)

  • One of America's Best Hospitals for Stroke Centers, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)

  • One of America's Best Hospitals for Orthopedics, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)

  • One of America's Best Hospitals for Patient Safety, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 (Women’s Choice Award)

  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2020 (Leapfrog)

  • Leapfrog Top General Hospital, Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020 (Leapfrog)

  • US News & World Reports High Performing Hospital CHF & COPD (2019-2020)

  • America's 250 Best Hospital's Award (2021) (Healthgrades)

  • Life style activities and community growth

  • Close proximity to many of Florida’s finest beaches

  • An abundance of family attractions (Orlando & Tampa theme parks)

  • Access to arts, culture and music

  • Premium shopping outlets

The role you’ll contribute:

Performs a wide variety of professional nursing care activities and accommodates services for the physicians and the practice, following established standards, practices, policies and procedures. Candidate must have demonstrated knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice to give and evaluate patient care. Knowledge of organizational policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care. Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care. Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe working environment. Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care. Skill in identifying problems and recommending solutions. Skill in preparing and maintaining records, writing reports, and responding to correspondence. Skill in developing and maintaining department quality assurance. Demonstrated skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and the public. Ability to maintain quality control standards. Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. Ability to interpret, adapt, and apply guidelines and procedures.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Maintains current, valid BLS (Basic Life Support) and FL RN license.

  • Performs general nursing activities, ensuring quality care and efficient/timely flow of patients.

  • Oversees appointment scheduling to ensure preferences are given to patients in emergency situations. Escorts patients to exam room within 15 minutes of arrival time as logged on the sign in sheet.

  • Accurately performs and records in patient chart height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, respiration, and pulse. Screens complete and appropriate medical information from patient.

  • Assists patients for exam, having them in proper undress. Instructs patients clearly in collection of samples and tests needed. Collects specimens within 10 mins of being ordered by the physician. Performs vena punctures within timely manner.

  • Prepares equipment and aids physicians during treatment, examination and testing of patients. Maintains and securely controls medical supplies and medication counts, with adequate supporting records

  • Performs audio, vision, spirometer tests for executive physical and pre-employment exams if applicable.

  • Responds and refers patient related phone calls within a two hour period. Calls in prescriptions as ordered by the physician within 30 minutes.

  • Completes referrals (for other MD’s and insurance companies), hospital admissions and processes information and gives patient clear instructions.

  • Retrieves and accepts results of tests. Prepares specimens and requisitions for lab work.

  • Performs lab tests as ordered by physician following proper lab and office policies. Reports stat results immediately to physician and or patient. Administers all medications including IV medication and fluids. (If necessary).

  • Observes, records, and accurately, efficiently reports patient condition and reaction to medications and treatment to physician.

  • Use proper injection techniques. Maintains a sterile technique.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Registered Nurse

  • One to two years of professional nursing experience; physician office preferred

  • Current, valid Florida State of Board Nursing Registered Nursing License.

  • BLS (Basic Life Support)

2/28/22

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

Category: Physician Services

Organization: AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Req ID: 22026719

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.