Job Information

AdventHealth Registered Nurse Medical PCU FT Days Lake Wales in Lake Wales, Florida

Description

Registered Nurse (RN) AdventHealth- Medical PCU- Lake Wales- Up to 20k Sign on Bonus and 3k Relocation- 7a-7p

Location Address: 410 South 11 th St. Lake Wales, FL 33853

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Lake Wales

  • Up to 20K Sign On Bonus and 3K Relocation Potential

  • AdventHealth Lake Wales is a licensed 160-bed hospital, with 24-hour emergency care and outpatient services including imaging, rehab, lab and wound care, that has been serving the community and surrounding areas.

  • As a part of the AdventHealth network patients will have greater access to a wide range of innovative therapies, new research, leading-edge technology and an extensive team of medical specialists.

  • Lake Wales is located in Central Florida in between Orlando and Tampa, and is home to the Historic Bok Tower Gardens and Bird Sanctuary.

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Unit Highlights

  • As a Progressive Care Unit, our adult patient population consists of a vast array of disorders that require a multisystem approach.

  • This unit is truly blessed with exceptional Assistant Nurse Managers and Charge Nurses; however, the PCU is most proud of our bedside initiatives and the informal leaders working amongst the staff every shift.

  • We have a very involved team on our unit! We work together on initiatives such as patient experience, staff engagement, patient safety, and weekly updates.

  • Leaders support the day to day operations with the nurse manager. Our assistant nurse managers have divided themselves up to support the frontline team to provide growth opportunities. They support the team with timely communication of day to day changes in our health care system.

  • We serve adults through geriatric lifespan of development that require complex, comprehensive multidisciplinary care. The care team is comprised of nurses, patient care techs, monitor techs, HUCs, infection preventionists, care managers, physicians and nursing leaders. The nurse to patient ratio is 1:4 PCU patients. All of our nurses complete specialty training in ACLS and EKG monitoring. There are opportunities to become port certified and learn central line maintenance and care. Our unit works with contracted hospitalist group MDs to support the patients plan of care and throughput to discharge.

*Up to $20,000 Sign-on Bonus and $3,000 Relocation available for eligible candidates (see terms below)

Sign-on Eligibility:

  • Applicable experience required.

  • Full Time employment contract required.

  • Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.

  • Internal Candidates are not eligible.

Relocation Eligibility:

  • Applicable experience required.

  • Full Time employment contract required.

  • Must live 50 miles outside of campus address.

Work Hours/Shift:

  • FT Days, 7a-7p, w/ rotating weekends

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • NURSING PROCESS : Completes timely assessments per Practice Guidelines including physiological, psychological, developmental, sociocultural, spiritual, and life-style factors, including signs of abuse or neglect. Makes appropriate decisions and interventions and nursing diagnosis according to patients actual or potential health conditions or needs.

  • NURSING PROCESS : Based on the assessment and diagnosis, sets measurable and achievable short and long-range goals for the patient (ANA, 2012), assisting in the development and implementation of an individualized plan of care. Prioritizes and completes follow up assessments, evaluates and modifies plan of care as needed. Nursing practice reflects mutual goal setting and whole person care including meeting the needs of the mind, body and spirit.

  • NURSING KNOWLEDGE : Demonstrates the ability to assess and interpret diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition, including, but not limited to lab results, non-invasive monitoring data and interdisciplinary team notes. Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge and skills pertaining to all diagnoses, procedures, medications, complications, and equipment associated with unit patient population.

  • PATIENT SAFETY : Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge, skill and adherence to all pertinent regulatory standards. Follows strict infection prevention precautions. Adheres to policy and procedure regarding all aspects of medication safety. Practice reflects importance of patient teaching and takes advantage of opportunities, both planned and unplanned, to carry it out in accordance with plan of care.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Graduate of a school of nursing

  • Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Registered Nurse

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • ACLS certification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (Preferred)

Job Summary:

The Registered Professional Nurse (RN) is responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care responsibilities to identified age specific groups. Utilizes the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing department. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.

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

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Lake Wales

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Lake Wales

Req ID: 21027006

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.