RN Endoscopy – Outpatient – Kissimmee in Kissimmee, FL at FH Kissimmee

Date Posted: 8/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kissimmee, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/30/2018
  • Job ID:
    270599
  • Job Function
    Nursing
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Day
  • AHS Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital

Job Description



RN Endoscopy  – Outpatient – Kissimmee

Florida Hospital Kissimmee seeks to hire an Outpatient Endoscopy RN who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Florida Hospital Kissimmee is a 163 bed community-focused hospital, conveniently located near Walt Disney World. The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties. At the heart of our latest expansion is a new, three-story tower featuring 80 expansive, private patient rooms and a host of modern amenities and technologies. Because we believe family support is an essential part of health and healing, we’ve included large, beautifully decorated family waiting areas with the comforts of home. Plus, each patient room includes ample space for visiting loved ones to relax, work and sleep.



Department Profile:

Florida Hospital Kissimmee’s brand new Outpatient Endoscopy Suite opened in May of 2012, performing both GI and Pulmonary procedures. There are three procedure rooms and twelve patient bays. Two of the patient bays double as pediatric or negative air pressure bronchoscopy holding areas. The Nurse’s station was designed by Nurses for Nurses and the flow of patient care throughout the entire department lends itself to a very positive patient experience. Every door automatically opens for stretchers or wheel chairs and the flow of endoscope processing is state of the art. Inpatient Endoscopy is performed in the main hospital and staff are cross trained to cover both Outpatient as well as Inpatient procedures.



Work Hours/Shifts:

Monday -Friday; 8am – 5pm, call required



*$10,000 Sign-on Bonus available for eligible candidates (see terms below)



Job Summary:

The RN is a registered professional nurse who is responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care responsibilities to identified age specific groups. Utilizing the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing department. Adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • AHA Advanced life support certification (ACLS) per specialty/unit requirements
  • If certification is from another agency, certification from AHA must be obtained within 90 days of hire.
  • EKG, PALS, NRP (Preferred)
  • Computer skills (preferred)
  • Bilingual (preferred)
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing (Preferred)
  • Master’s degree in nursing or related field (preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • Professional certification (Preferred)
  • Current registration with Florida State Board of Nursing as a registered professional nurse


Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program

  • NURSING PROCESS: Completes timely assessments per Practice Guidelines including physiological, psychological, developmental, sociocultural, spiritual and life-style factors, including signs of abuse or neglect. Makes appropriate decisions and interventions and nursing diagnosis according to patients actual or potential health conditions or needs. (American Nurses Association [ANA], 2012)
  • NURSING PROCESS: Based on the assessment and diagnosis, sets measurable and achievable short and long-range goals for the patient (ANA, 2012), assisting in the development and implementation of an individualized plan of care. Prioritizes and completes follow up assessments, evaluates and modifies plan of care as need. Nursing practice reflects mutual goal setting and whole person care including meeting the needs of the mind, body and spirit. (King, 1995)
  • NURSING KNOWLEDGE: Demonstrates the ability to assess and interpret diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition, including, but not limited to lab results, non-invasive monitoring data and interdisciplinary team notes. Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge and skills pertaining to all diagnoses, procedures, medications, complications, and equipment associated with unit patient population.
  • PATIENT SAFETY: Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge, skill and adherence to all pertinent regulatory standards. Follows strict infection prevention precautions. Adheres to policy and procedure regarding all aspects of medication safety. Practice reflects importance of patient teaching and takes advantage of opportunities, both planned and unplanned, to carry it out in accordance with plan of care.
  • COMMUNICATION: Promotes an exceptional patient experience by abiding to compassion and image standards and fostering excellent nurse-patient relationships through effective/therapeutic communication with the patient, family, and visitors, including but not limited to and as applicable, hourly rounding. Exhibits ability to utilize appropriate techniques, verbiage, and resources in all interactions with the patient to their level of understanding. Communicates effectively with interdisciplinary team by completing thorough hand off communication in all situations. Follows chain of command when appropriate.
  • DOCUMENTATION: Demonstrates knowledge and skill in the recording and accessing of all patient information in electronic medical record according to policy and in real time. Performs appropriate and legible documentation, recording all procedures and assessments within established timeframes, and in accordance with standards of care, departmental policy and practice guidelines.
  • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Abides by American Nurses Association Scope, Standards and Code of Ethics. Participates in practice changes, process improvement initiatives and completes all required education by the due date. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department. Exhibits desire to learn, teach, mentor and advance nursing skills.
  • RELIEF CHARGE NURSE (as applicable): Under the supervision of a manager, assumes authority of the daily operations of the unit/department and is the primary resource nurse for a specific shift. Manages staff accountability and adherence to regulatory requirements. The leadership responsibility includes but is not limited to facilitation of the team dynamics of patient care, patient experience and patient flow including managing staff assignments. Additional management responsibilities include effective conflict resolution, patient/staff rounding and communication, resource utilization, comprehensive hand off communication and completion of unit specific audits/checklists as required or assigned.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Outpatient Endoscopy RN opportunity with Florida Hospital Kissimmee and apply online today.



*Bonus Details:

  • Applicable experience required.
  • Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
  • Full Time employment contract required.
  • Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.


Job Keywords:

Registered Nurse, RN, Outpatient, Endoscopy, Kissimmee



Position Location:  Kissimmee
Job:  Nursing
Organization:  Florida Hospital
Primary Location:  US-FL-Kissimmee
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Day
Job Level:  Staff / Associate
Education Level:  Associate's Degree
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Aug 30, 2018, 2:09:04 PM

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