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AdventHealth Director Emergency Nursing Orlando FT Days in Orlando, Florida


Nursing Director – Emergency Department - AdventHealth Orlando

Location Address: 601 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando

  • Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando

  • serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America

  • AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country

  • We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year

Unit Highlights

  • AdventHealth Orlando’s state-of-the-art ED is one of the largest in the U.S. with 80+ treatment areas, caring for nearly 100,000 patients every year.

  • Our Emergency Department is based on a true interdisciplinary patient care model, within a holistic healing environment.

  • Our campus is a comprehensive stroke center with a 24/7 intervention lab, houses one of the largest 24/7 cardiac catheterization labs in the country, and is also the transplant institute for central Florida allowing nurses to care for some of Orlando’s most critical patients.

  • Our ED is the busiest in the AdventHealth System giving the opportunity to learn a lot and build a great set of skills.

  • We have a recent ED expansion which added 20 beds with brand new equipment. This space includes state-of-the-art ultrasound machines, the ability to initiate ECMO, a special room for highly infectious disease patients which allows access to enter directly from the outside, and two new critical care bays.

  • Our ED focuses on adult patients only with a large pediatric ED just next door.

  • Working in the emergency department offers exposure to clinical trials and other cutting-edge procedures.

  • We have a staff of highly engaged employees who work as a team to provide the most efficient and patient-centered care.

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full Time Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Nursing leadership resource for Nurse Managers and team to achieve nursing specific and hospital overall goals and accountabilities. Reviews data and engages with nursing leadership and other departments to assure clinical best practice, outcomes and metrics that are established for the emergency department. Creates action plans to achieve positive outcomes.

  • Accepts organizational accountability for service line outcomes; holds self, leadership and staff accountable for outcomes and work performed.

  • Collaborates effectively with the ACS Market Director of Emergency Services to enhance patient care and outcomes.

  • Provides collaborative leadership in providing consistent safety and service standards for the Patient Experience Model.

  • Promotes system thinking as a value in the nursing organization. Considers the impact of service line nursing decisions on the healthcare organization.

  • Coordinates nursing care with other healthcare disciplines and assists in integrating services across the continuum of health care. Rounds with intention on the units, engaging staff and leading out in maintaining an environment of safety.

  • Assesses and evaluates the quality and appropriateness of health care delivered to assigned patient population.


What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (BSN) or Master of Science degree in Nursing (MSN)

  • 2 years progressive management experience

  • 5 years nursing experience

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

  • Master of Science degree in Nursing (MSN) or Master’s Degree in health related field (Preferred)

  • 5 years’ experience in emergency nursing with 2 years’ experience in leadership roles in a comparable health care entity (Preferred)

  • National certification in nursing specialty CEN, TNCC, ENPC, AORN, ENA membership (Preferred)

Job Summary:

The Director of Emergency Nursing is a registered professional nurse with comprehensive responsibility for the assessment, problem identification, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and coordination of all processes which impact the quality and quantity of care delivered to the patients of specific age groups identified by the standards of care. The Director of Emergency Nursing assures evaluation of outcomes that promote safe, timely, and high-quality practice delivery in assigned patient areas. The Director of Emergency Nursing provides leadership in the delivery of care and nursing practice both in the clinical unit and the organization. The Director of Emergency Nursing collaborates as needed with all levels of nursing staff, interdisciplinary teams, executive leaders, ED medical director and other stakeholders in relation to the delivery of quality care. The Director of Emergency Nursing acts as an advocate for the protections and rights of individuals, families, communities, populations, healthcare providers, nursing, other professions, institutions, and organizations, especially related to health and safety. The Director of Emergency Nursing accepts organizational accountability for services provided to recipients in their assigned areas and participates in planning the success of patient experience and outstanding customer service activities. Utilizes knowledge of current trends and practices in the nursing profession and brings change and process improvement as a result. The Director of Emergency Nursing promotes a learning environment that is open, respectful, and promotes the sharing of expertise to promote the benefits of health outcomes. Is knowledge of and adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan, the ANA Code of Ethics, the ANA/ENA Scope and Standard for Nursing Practice, State Board of Nursing Practice Act, the AONE Nurse Executive Competencies, and the 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 Orlando

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Orlando

Req ID: 21040697

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.