AdventHealth Registered Nurse Neuroscience Navigator FT Days up to 10k Sign On Bonus and 3k Relocation in Orlando, Florida
Description Neuroscience Navigator 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 Work Hours/Shift: • Full Time *$10,000 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. Rehires within 12 months are not eligible. Must live 50 miles outside of campus address. You Will Be Responsible For: Performs assessment skills and formulates an individualized care plan based on therapeutic principles as appropriate for age/psychological development; evaluates the effectiveness of nursing/medical interventions and makes modifications as needed in accomplishing desired patient outcomes; assists in the assessment of the patient with Telestroke/Neurology as needed. Navigates a diagnosed neurological patient from the admission diagnostic phase through the treatment and discharge phase, ensuring appropriate/timely medical/supportive services; good organizational skills in planning/implementing daily activities, and facilitates early discharge of patients. Communicates effectively with physicians, health care team, patients and families to ensure coordinated and cohesive execution of evidence based quality patient care; effectively/consistently facilitates with members of the health care team to develop treatment plans, increase patient satisfaction, address specific patient concerns and discharge planning; participates in team conferences and provides information relating to therapeutic concerns in a clear, concise manner; reports to program manager problems or concerns involving direct/indirect patient care in a timely/professional manner; establishes/maintains a therapeutic relationship with patients /families. Develops, coordinates and documents patient education and care. Serves as a primary ongoing resource for patients and families during their diagnosis and treatment period; assesses patients’ learning style and health literacy in order to provide education on the appropriate patient level. Assumes responsibility for professional growth and demeanor, attends all mandatory nursing/ hospital in-services, maintains and updates knowledge/skills of current trends, practices changes, and researches findings related to the cerebrovascular and neurologic disorder patient population and application to clinical practice; provides leadership through clinical mentorship and role modeling and collaborates with other health care team members to identify clinical practice models which optimize patient outcomes that are efficient and cost effective. QualificationsWhat Will You Need: EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:Associate’s degree in NursingThree years’ experience in neuroscience nursingExperience with projects or program start-up EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:Experience with projects or program start-upBachelor’s or Master’s degree in NursingPrevious leadership experienceTeaching experience in formal/informal settings with knowledge of adult learning principlesExperience with neurology assessmentExperience with endovascular patient management LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:Current, valid licensure with Florida State Board of Nursing as a Registered Professional nurseAdvanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) CertificationBasic Life Support (BLS) Certification LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:Certification in Neuroscience Nursing (CNRN) or Critical Care Nursing (CCRN)NIHSS certification Job Summary:The Neuroscience Navigator facilitate an evidence-based, multidisciplinary, multi-specialty approach to neurologic care throughout the care continuum at the campus. Assesses the patient’s status and works with the physician and multidisciplinary team to determine appropriate plan of care for the patient. Provides direct clinical service to patients and families including care management and patient education to understand diagnosis, treatment and follow-up regimen. Provides education and mentoring to advance staff knowledge at the campus. Gathers, abstracts and reviews data for process and quality improvement. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
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