Registered Nurse Clinical Observation Unit Full Time Nights in Sebring, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 11/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sebring, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2018
  • Job ID:
    18009439
  • Job Function
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital Heartland

Job Description


Description

Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time/Nights

Florida Hospital Heartland

Florida Hospital Heartland's goal is to maintain the health of all community residents. Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center has provided faith-based, whole person care to the community for more than 65 years. We take into consideration the mind, body and spirit when designing each of our services and developing personalized treatment plans for patients. Patients are provided private rooms for quality care and treatment.

We also house the area’s largest hospital-based laboratory, radiology services, and comprehensive diagnostic and treatment facilities.

Our campus has a comprehensive fitness center, community education center, and resource library to help community members achieve optimal health


You Will Be Responsible For:


  • Performs assessments and determines the total nursing needs of assigned patients.
  • Follows the principals of AIDET in all patient and family interactions.
  • Assesses patient/family needs in relation to presenting problem, care needs, physical condition and learning needs.
  • Performs head-to-toe assessment on all patients and reassessments as per policy.
  • Identifies problems and or/or nursing diagnosis and plans for nursing interventions.
  • Anticipates patient care problems and initiates corrective actions.
  • Recognizes abnormal diagnostic laboratory data, drug levels, blood gas values, and radiologic data and knows the significance of each.
  • Recognizes the patient’s and family’s perception of hospitalization and health status.
  • Identifies the patient’s learning needs and implement appropriate measures to meet them including the family in the process. Educates patient/families regarding new medications including effects and potential side effects.
  • Formulates a goal directed plan of care and develops appropriate nursing diagnosis based on needs specific to the standard of care and updates according to policy.
  • Implements appropriate diagnosis specific interdisciplinary plan of care (IPOC).
  • Coordinates patient care to assure diagnosis specific quality measures are met.
  • Accurately performs nursing actions to achieve patient care goals.
  • Establishes priorities of patient care based on the needs of the patient.
  • Implements a comprehensive patient care plan that includes baseline admission data, plans for treatment plans and goals for discharge.
  • Implements specific interventions, treatments, and medications as defined in the plan of care and documents outcomes.
  • Recognizes emergency situations and takes appropriate actions.
  • Consistently uses tools available in the electronic medical record (EMR) to ensure patient safety and to optimize patient care:
  • Performs real-time documentation


Qualifications

What You Will Need: 

  • Minimum of Diploma in Nursing 
  • BSN or MSN (preferred)
  • Previous healthcare
  • experience (preferred) 
  • Previous experience in designated department (preferred)
  • Current Florida RN License
  • BLS – condition of employment


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

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