Registered Nurse Labor & Delivery PRN l Nights AdventHealth Waterman
Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Waterman
Career growth and advancement potential
High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs nursing assessments and data collection for patients focusing on the physiological, cultural, psychological, spiritual and cognitive status of the patient. Nursing assessments include the family or significant others as needed.
Develops and implements a plan of care that is individualized and goal directed based on patient needs and standards of care. Evaluates and revises the plan of care as defined by policy.
Knowledgeable of and performs technical duties and responsibilities for the registered nurse in area of assignment.
Collaborates and partners with Medical Staff and ancillary departments to coordinate patient care.
Supervises and delegates care given by members of the health care team.
Records care, patient condition and interventions taken in the medical record in an accurate and timely manner.
Demonstrates effective communication skills and assists the Nurse Manager/Director in assuring staff is well informed on corporate, departmental, and unit plans, goals, and objectives.
Demonstrates effective problem resolution skills. Advocates and supports patients and families to receive the care and treatment needed as identified in the plan of care.
Participates in departmental or hospital performance improvement activities
Utilizes equipment and supplies in a safe, responsible manner.
Completes initial and annual clinical competencies assessments.
Provides patient/family education and training based on each patient’s needs and abilities
Focuses on achieving an excellent patient/family experience of care by actively participating in all initiatives and behaviors expected of AdventHealth Waterman employees.
Attends 75% or more of department staff meetings, reads notices and emails related to hospital/department information on a regular basis.
Graduate of a School of Nursing, Associates Degree or Diploma.
Current Florida RN license or if New graduate, offer contingent on passing NCLEX
Current AHA Basic Life Support certification (BLS)
Current AHA ACLS at time of hire for ED, ICU, CVICU, PCU, OR, PACU, MED/SURG Observation Unit, Endoscopy, and Surgical Services, Pediatrics, Labor & Delivery and Nursery Dept., Cardio DI, Cardiac Pulmonary Rehab
Obtain AHA ACLS within 90 days of hire – OB/GYN
Current AHA NRP certification for Pediatrics, Labor & Delivery and Nursery Dept.
Current AHA PALS certification for ED, Pediatrics, PACU
Obtain AHA PALS within 90 days of hire - Labor & Delivery and Nursery Dept. and OB/GYN
The Registered Nurse promotes and restores patients' health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends, and families; and supervising assigned team members. Assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients during a designated time frame. The RN provides care consistent with the policies, procedures and standards of the facility and the Florida State Board of Nursing Practice Act.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.