Registered Nurse Operating Room Full Time Evenings $10,000 Sign On Bonus in Zephyrhills, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    6/12/2019
  • Job ID:
    19008768
  • Job Family
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    2 - Evening
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Job Description


Description

Operating Room Nurse AdventHealth Zephyrhills

Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills

  • FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award

  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018

  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group

  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time, Evening Shift Five 8-hour shifts (3:00 pm - 11:00 pm)


You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, evaluate, and communicate patient care needs for pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

  • Performs initial nursing assessments and documents findings.

  • Documents patients’ progress in the medical record on a regular basis including assessment and management plans.

  • Safely administers medications to patients according to hospital policy and procedures. Conducts second nurse verifications when required.

  • Reports actual or potential medication variances as well as other patient safety issues utilizing risk master and communication chain of command.

  • Provides direct patient care, evaluates outcomes and adjusts nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care.

  • Documents patients’ progress in the medical record on a regular.

  • Collaborates with medical staff and/or multi-disciplinary team to facilitate the recognition, research, isolation and resolution of potential patient care problems for assigned patients.

  • Provides effective handoff communication utilizing SBAR at change of shift during transfers and to assistive personnel.

  • Coordinates ongoing patient and family education and discharge planning.

  • Provides for orientation and training of employees to work routines and environment.

  • Maintains knowledge of current trends in the field to enhance practice.

  • Demonstrates knowledge and appropriate use of department equipment and supplies required for the care of patients.

  • Knowledgeable of emergency resuscitation measures and properly activates code team response.

  • Complies with department safety policies and procedures. Responsible to help ensure that the safety and well-being of patients, family members, visitors and coworkers are maintained. Follow initiatives for patient safety, including, but not limited to Universal Protocol, Hand Washing and Patient Identification.

  • Accurately transcribes and carries out physician orders. Completes verbal orders as protocol read back once surgical procedure has started.

  • Participates in unit specific and multidisciplinary Performance Improvement activities at the Hospital/Unit-based level.

  • Accurately records, handles and labels specimen; demonstrates care of specimen.

  • Effectively communicates with the physician in accounting for all sponges, needles, and instruments dur and after the procedure and documents in appropriate area.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

Minimum of one-year experience as an Operating Room Nurse.

Ability to communicate effectively

EMR charting

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:

Cerner preferred

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

ADN, Diploma and/or BSN

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

Computer literate

 2 years relevant clinical nurse experience preferred

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Florida.

Current Basic Life Support-Certification

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

CNOR preferred


Job Summary:

Directs/manages and provides care and safety for the patient while in the Operating Room utilizing the nursing process, to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care.  By assessment of the individual patient and procedure, anticipates the needs of the surgical team and provides services while maintaining an aseptic and safe environment.  The dimensions of practice range from preoperative assessment to intraoperative intervention on to postoperative evaluation.  Provides leadership and direction when working with a group of care-givers.  Represents the Department of Nursing in a professional and courteous manner.


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

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