Registered Nurse Home Health Day Shift Tampa at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    9/8/2019
  • Job ID:
    19006783
  • Job Family
    Home Care
  • Travel
    Yes, 50 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Home Care West FL

Job Description


Description
  

Registered Nurse Home Health AdventHealth Tampa

Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa

  • Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.

  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery

  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come

  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Day Shift


PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • Comply with all department policies, procedures, practices and standards of care.
  • Admit new patients according to Department procedure.
  • Performs a comprehensive patient assessment, develop and implement an individual patient care plan     based on ongoing interpretation of physiological, psychological, sociological deficits affecting the state of health of the patient.
  • Evaluates patient progress toward care plan goals.
  • Coordinates the activities of health team members to provide comprehensive care and continuity of services and conducts team meetings.
  • Supervise and plan Home Health Aide activities appropriate to individual patient care requirements and in accordance with department policy.
  • Supervise LPN activities appropriate to individual patient care requirements and in accordance with department policy.
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team member, patients and families.
  • Maintains clinical record information in accordance with established standards and within established time frames.
  • Prepare and submits schedule daily.
  • Demonstrate cost-effective practices.
  • Participate in the review process and the agency performance improvement program.
  • Participate in orientation, in-service and staff meetings as scheduled.
  • Report pertinent observations to attending physician, change patient care plan as directed.
  • Provide patient education, medication administration, wound management, infusion management, ostomy management, etc., perform appropriate dressing changes as ordered by physician while utilizing appropriate hand hygiene practices and obtains orders for all products used.
  • Secures patient confidentiality by protecting patient information on and off duty.
  • Displays flexibility in accepting assignment changes and readily accepts assignment and patient care responsibilities including participation in weekend/after-hours coverage and call rotation.
  • Develop professional and clinical skills through attendance at staff development meetings, pertinent educational activities and professional affiliations.
  • Complete related tasks as assigned by the Supervisor, Manager or Director.
  • Maintains current driver’s license, automobile insurance and BLS
Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:



  • Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing

  • Minimum of (1) year of clinical experience in Medical/Surgical nursing



KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:



  • Demonstrated knowledge of nursing theory, skills and practice.

  • Problem solving abilities.

  • Positive interpersonal communication skills.

  • Team and customer service oriented.

  • Basic computer skills required.

  • IV therapy skills desirable.

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

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