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*AA Heartland - Licensed Practical Nurse/Pediatrics - Part-time Nights in Sebring, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 5/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Sebring, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    5/6/2019
  • Job ID:
    19002126
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Job Description


Description


Licensed Practical Nurse Med/Surg Pediatrics 

Location Address: 4200 Sun N Lake Blvd, Sebring, FL 33872

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Sebring:

  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility
  • Largest Employer in the County
  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park
  • Close knit community with a home town family feel
  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

All essential functions must be performed. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with qualified disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Performs nursing care for assigned patients within the limitations of licensure and nursing department policy and licensure
  • Observe patient/family needs in relation to presenting problem, care needs, physical condition and learning need.
  • Observation on all patients and follow up as per policy
  • Identifies problems and / or nursing diagnosis and plans for nursing interventions.
  • Anticipates patient care problems and initiates corrective actions.
  • Recognizes abnormal diagnostic laboratory data, blood gas values, radiologic data and reports results to RN or physician
  • Recognizes the patient’s and family’s perception of hospitalization and health status.
  • Identifies the patient’s learning needs and implements appropriate measures to meet them including the family in the process.
  • Implements nursing actions to achieve patient care goals.
  • Consistently uses tools available in the electronic medical record to ensure patient safety and optimize patient care.  For example:
  • Barcode Scanning
  • Patient Care management dashboard

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED – All:

  •  Minimum of Technical Certificate in Practical Nursing

 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  •      Current Florida LPN license
  •      IV Certification  within 90 days of employment
  •      BLS – condition of employment 

Job Summary:

GENERAL SUMMARY:

 

  • Under the supervision of a registered nurse, the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides fundamental physical and psychological nursing care to patients as part of the multidisciplinary team in accordance with the hospital’s mission, physician and patient/s expectations. 
  • The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) shall be responsible and accountable for making decisions that are based upon the individual’s educational preparation and experience in nursing.  



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

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