Location Address:4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring
Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
Largest Employer in the County
Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
Close knit community with a home town family feel
2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast
You Will Be Responsible For:
All essential functions must be performed. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with qualified disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Performs assessments on patients and determines the total nursing needs of assigned patients.
Assesses patient/family needs in relation to presenting problem, care needs, physical condition, and learning needs.
Performs head-to-toe assessment on all patients, and reassessments as per policy.
Identifies problems and or/or nursing diagnosis, and plans for nursing interventions.
Anticipates patient care problems and initiates corrective actions.
Recognizes abnormal diagnostic laboratory data, blood gas values, radiologic data, and knows the significance of each. Recognizes the patient’s and family’s perception of hospitalization and health status.
Recognizes therapeutic drug levels.
Identifies the patient’s learning needs, and implement appropriate measures to meet them including the family in the process.
Formulates a goal directed plan of care, and develops appropriate nursing diagnosis based on needs specific to the standard of care, and updates according to policy.
Provides for the implementation for nursing actions to achieve patient care goals.
Establishes priorities of patient care based on the needs of the patient.
Implements a comprehensive patient care plan that includes baseline admission data, plans for treatment plans, and goals for discharge.
Implements specific interventions, treatments, and medications as defined in the plan of care, and documents outcomes.
Recognizes emergency situations and takes appropriate actions.
Maintains accurate documentation in the electronic medical record.
Accurately administers all medications in a safe manner while displaying competence in the use of an automated dispensing machine where applicable.
Accurately and safely performs and supervises the care needed with a colostomy, ileostomy, Jackson Pratt, sump pump, CPM, plexipulse, saline lock. Long term IV catheterization and chest tubes.
Maintains aseptic technique, demonstrating knowledge of infection control practices.
Accurately sets up, maintains, monitors and supervises use of IV pump, PCA pump, and epidural pump.
Maintains a safe environment within the hospital for patients and families.
Incorporates new procedures and philosophies into one’s work performance
Evaluates quality of patient care and outcomes based on care and treatments administered.
Conducts and/or participates in multidisciplinary patient care conferences.
Coordinates the activities of the interdisciplinary team.
Confirms patient’s understanding of care and treatments received
Management of pre & post catheterization recovery patients
Works effectively under stress/expresses frustrations in appropriate manner and place
Accurately titrates intravenous drips according to patient response and follow drug protocols
Accurately interprets and documents cardiac rhythm strips and notifies physician of changes as appropriate. Accurately identifies cardiac monitor strips which indicate serious arrhythmias, cardiac injury and hypoxia and intervenes according to established protocol
Demonstrates knowledge of management of hemodynamic instability in patients.
Demonstrates competencies for the patient population
Effective working relationships with others
Accepts responsibility for one’s own professional standards.
Accepts and adjusts to changes imposed by government regulations, consumer demands, professional organizations, and other external/internal forces.
Accepts responsibility for one’s own actions by initiating the incident report mechanisms.
Maintains current clinical, technical, professional competencies, certifications and licensure requirements.
Regularly attends scheduled dept. staff meetings.
Attends mandatory hospital in-services annually.
Complies with departmental, divisional and hospital policies and standards.
Maintains equipment in its proper working condition identifies malfunctioning equipment and takes appropriate action.
Reviews current literature and other available resources
Show self-direction and leadership by functioning without the need for close supervision
Other duties as assigned.
What You Will Need:
Communication with other workers
Keeping up-to-date technically
Make decisions and solving problems
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
State of Florida License in Registered Nurse
Cath lab or critical care experience preferre
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the coordination of patient care using a multidisciplinary approach to the Nursing process in accordance with the Hospital's Mission, physician and patient expectations.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.
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