Job Information

AdventHealth Licensed Practical Nurse in Brandon, Florida

Description

Licensed Practical Nurse AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida

Location Address: 6340 Fort King Road Zephyrhills, FL 33542

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida

  • Rollover PDO with service year increases in accrual

  • Comprehensive benefits package; including tuition reimbursement and matching 403b plan

  • Patient facing positions receiving company paid initial sets of scrubs

  • Company Discount programs

  • Growing Organization

  • Reimbursement for clinical position certifications

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time/Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers—in person or on the telephone.

  • Demonstrates respect for co-workers and develops positive working relationships with other departments.

  • Adheres to organizational standards for dress and professional appearance.

  • Demonstrate collaboration and teamwork in managing patient flow-i.e. promotes timely patient placement by following hospital policy for patient admission, discharge and transfer.

  • Considers factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost and impact on practice in the delivery of nursing services.

  • Monitoring: Collection of comprehensive data pertinent to the patient’s health/situation and unit specific data for process improvement initiatives including: Initiates patient data base within expected timeframe, initiates consults as indicated from database collection, assists practitioner in identifying patient/family teaching and discharge planning needs.

  • Maintains safe practice by demonstrating unit specific clinical competency and demonstrating compliance with all regulatory standards.

  • Demonstrates commitment to professional and personal growth-i.e. completes all mandatory educational requirements, maintains unit-based certification, attends 75% of unit staff meeting, optional: acts as designated preceptor, attends hospital wide committees, member of shared governance council.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

  • Valid AHA Advanced life support certification (PALS, NRP) per specialty/unit requirements.

  • Graduate of a school or program of practical nursing.

  • Current license as a Licensed Practical Nurse in Florida or licensure from another state with verification of application and eligibility for Florida licensure by endorsement.

Job Summary:

The Licensed Practical Nurse implements patient care for assigned patients and other duties as assigned under the direction of a clinical coordinator, manager, mid-level practitioner, or physician in accordance with Division of Nursing standards and pursuant to Florida Department of Professional Regulation, Chapter 464.003 (3) (b): “The practice of practical nursing means the performance of selected acts, including the administration of treatments and medications, in the care of the ill, injured, or infirm, and the promotion of wellness, maintenance of health, and prevention of illness of others under the direction of a registered nurse, a licensed physician, a licensed osteopathic physician, a licensed podiatrist, or licensed dentist.

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

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Req ID: 22000801

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.