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AdventHealth Pediatric Specialty Nurse Coordinator FT Days Orlando in Orlando, Florida


Pediatric Specialty Nurse Coordinator AdventHealth for Children

Location Address: 601 East Rollins Street, Orlando, FL 32803

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth for Children

  • As one of the premier children’s health systems in the nation, AdventHealth for Children sets the standard for innovation, quality and comprehensive care. Our technologically advanced, flagship facility is designed by Walt Disney Imagineers to be child-friendly.

  • Across Central Florida, there are more than 300 dedicated, pediatric beds — 200 of which are located at the tertiary children’s hospital in Orlando.

  • We have assembled a world-class team of doctors, specialists, nurses and health care professionals that utilizes some of the most advanced technologies, therapies and treatments available to care for our patients. This includes 140 pediatric specialists practicing 35 subspecialties and 800+ Pediatric specialty trained staff.

  • For a second time, the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) has granted AdventHealth for Children Magnet® recognition, which establishes the hospital as a national leader in nursing and patient care. Only seven-percent of the nation’s hospitals have received this recognition.

  • Comprehensive Heart Center with a multidisciplinary team including congenital heart disease experts and elite pediatric cardiovascular surgeons.

  • Level IV Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Center featuring the highest designation awarded by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers.

  • Duke Health affiliate in pediatric bone marrow transplant (BMT); the Kids Beating Cancer BMT program is the first of its kind in Central Florida and is internationally accredited by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT).

  • Only pediatric liver transplant program in Central Florida, in partnership with UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

  • Level III NICU offering the highest level of care available to neonatal babies and recognized by U.S. News & World Report as the Best Children’s Hospital for newborn care in Florida.

  • Want to see what it’s like to work with us? Click here ( for a virtual tour of the AdventHealth for Children campus!

Work Hours/Shift: Full-time, Days, 8 am – 5 pm

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Collaborates with surgeons, mid-level providers, consulting physicians, nursing, and interdepartmental staff to ensure a seamless experience for patients and their families from admission to discharge.

  • Partners with medical staff, interdepartmental staff and community resources providing comprehensive treatment and referrals along the patient care continuum.

  • Plans appropriate care utilizing community resources and acts as a liaison by relaying information necessary for continuity of care to other health professionals and agencies.

  • Demonstrates excellence in clinical nursing skills and/or provides professional patient care by maintaining clinical competency and ongoing skill development.

  • Rounds on all specialty patients daily

  • Assists with the development, implementation and evaluation of policies, protocols, clinical care paths and procedures.

  • Develops nursing standards of patient care and standards of nursing practice consistent with current nursing research findings and nationally recognized professional standards. Measures, assesses and improves patient outcomes achieved through developing and implementing nursing standards of patient care and nursing standards of practice.

  • Evaluates patient care with an emphasis on process improvement. Demonstrates and promotes quality improvement (QI) initiatives for the specialty population by integrating customer needs and staff competency to provide a safe environment and quality care/service for customers and employees.

  • Provides in-service education, staff development instruction and educational opportunities to medical and nursing staff, nursing students and members of the community. Attends educational, department, provider meetings and marketing requests.

  • Serves as a resource for discharged patients, their families/significant others and caretakers as well as home health personnel.

  • Supports/Promotes evidence-based practice and specialty standards of care

  • Provides education to patients, their families/significant others and caretakers.


What Will You Need:

Education and Experience Required

  • Two years of RN experience in the Pediatric setting

Education and Experience Preferred

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Nursing

  • Two-three years of hospital case management/care coordination experience

  • Experience working with children with chronic, complex and special needs

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required

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

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

Job Summary

The Pediatric Specialty Nurse Coordinator is responsible and accountable for assessment, education, training and coordination of care for patients with specialty needs that are congruent with defined specialty standards of practice. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

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

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.