AdventHealth RN Emergency – Apopka in Apopka, Florida
Registered Nurse – Emergency Center – Apopka
AdventhHealth Apopka seeks to hire a Registered Nurse who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
AdventHealth Apopka is a seven-story, 120-bed hospital offering an extensive range of services including expanded surgical services, advanced surgical suites and a catheterization lab. The hospital also features a 30,000-square-foot emergency department with pediatric-friendly beds, imaging services, a full-service cafeteria, chapel, gift shop and on-site fire station. The hospital opened in December 2017, replacing the 50-bed hospital that AdventHealth had operated in downtown Apopka for more than four decades.
The Emergency Department is a full-service 16-bed unit that averages 90 patients per day, with approximately 15 daily admissions. Particularly difficult cases may be transferred to one of the other AdventHealth facilities for complex medical treatment and procedures. This state-of-the-art facility is equipped with the latest technology, including computerized charting and streptokinase infusion.
3/12’s 7AM – 7PM
*$10,000 Sign-on Bonus available for eligible candidates (see terms below)
The Emergency Department Registered Nurse is a registered professional nurse who is responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care to all age groups. Utilizes the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) to achieve the goals of the nursing and emergency departments. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:
Graduate of a school of nursing
Computer Skills (preferred)
Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC), Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) (preferred)
ED Internship Program (preferred)
One-year RN experience in ED or acceptance into AdventHealth EDNIP program (preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Registered Nurse
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS)
Pediatrics Advanced Life Support (PALS) (not required for 6780)
Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) (preferred)
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it
Performs, properly documents and reports all procedures and assessments in accordance with departmental and hospital policy.
Completes assessments and reassessments, including pain scale, response to medication / interventions. Assesses for and intervenes when abuse or neglect suspected.
Performs treatments and administers medications. Anticipates needs and plan of care and responds appropriately. Functions appropriately in clinical emergencies. Interprets and verifies physician’s orders correctly. Assesses and interprets data relative to patient age (all age groups) and takes appropriate action. Investigates concerns or challenges and offers suggestions for improvement / correction. Identifies patient teaching needs and utilizes opportunities for teaching. Provides thorough and concise discharge instructions.
Supports performance improvement initiatives and Clinical Best Practice / Core measures initiatives (ACS, CAP, Brain Attack, etc.)
Follows CDC isolation guidelines, demonstrates appropriate use of PPE, performs handwashing according to policy and enforces infection prevention and safety regulations.
Is a customer service champion as demonstrated by AIDET, keeping patients informed, providing information and updates to patients, apologizing for waits, demonstrating caring, compassion, & concern, demonstrating a sense of urgency, advocating for pain management, and ensuring that patients can get help at any time. Performs hourly rounding on patients to keep them informed and to ensure that the patients have call bells, pillows, blankets as needed, that care givers names are on the boards (applicable campuses), and that patient and family needs are exceeded.
May perform waived and/or non-waived Point of Care Testing. If performing non-waived Point of Care Testing, as defined in AHCA rule 59A-7.034, must have approved competency and documented proof (copy of either diploma or transcript, at the highest level of academic achievement) at the time of AdventHealth non-waived Point of Care training.
Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department or unit.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Registered Nurse opportunity with AdventHealth Apopka and apply online today.
Applicable experience required.
Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
Full Time employment contract required.
Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.
Registered Nurse, RN, Emergency Center, ER, Apopka
Primary Location: US-FL-Apopka
Position Location Apopka
Organization AdventHealth Central Florida
Job Level Staff / Associate
Education Level Associate's Degree
Job Posting Mar 28, 2019, 11:17:56 PM
Req ID: 278473
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