Registered Nurse Women's Services Med Surg Full Time Nights
Location: Daytona Beach
Posted on: February 10, 2020
Registered Nurse Women's Services Med/Surg Full Time Nights
AdventHealth Daytona Beach
Location Address: 301 Memorial Medical Parkway Daytona Beach, FL
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Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement
Career growth and advancement potential
High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny
Daytona Beach, FL.
Full Time Nights
You Will Be Responsible For:
-- Demonstrates effective assessment skills to ensure quality
patient care is provided.
-- Performs and documents accurate initial assessment per unit
standard which may include: initial observation, obtaining and
interpreting information in terms of the patients' needs, safety,
discharge planning, psych/social/cultural, family needs,
multi-system physical assessment, patient/family level of knowledge
and readiness to learn about disease process and care requirements.
Reports appropriate information in a timely manner to responsible
-- Observes and monitors patient lab work for trends and reports
abnormal lab tests to the appropriate physician and obtains
-- Utilizes clinical data to implement appropriate
-- Performs and documents ongoing patient assessment which
accurately reflects patients' physical and mental status ranging
from child to geriatric according to unit standards and patient
-- Initiates use of restraints per hospital policy and procedures.
Demonstrates commitment in the use of safe and appropriate
alternatives prior to the application of any patient restraint
device. Maintains competency in the application, monitoring and
care of the patient in restraints.
-- Demonstrates critical-thinking skills when analyzing basic and
advanced cardiac rhythms in a safe, competent and independent
manner (Unit Specific).
-- Consistently develops an appropriate plan of care for patient
from admission to discharge.
-- Develops, prioritizes, and documents a plan of care that is
individualized and involves patient, family, and/or significant
other in goal setting per unit standards.
-- Demonstrates knowledge and ability in the preparation of
patients for tests, procedures and surgeries ordered.
-- Establishes appropriate implementation of nursing actions to
ensure competent nursing care is delivered.
-- Provides individualized goal directed nursing care to patients
in the nursing unit, utilizing the nursing process and standards of
-- Documents physical assessments in on the electronic medical
record. Assesses patients for desired and undesired changes in
their mental/physical condition according to unit standards.
Reports appropriate information in a timely manner to responsible
physician and obtain appropriate intervention.
-- Maintains a professional rapport with physicians, patients, and
families. Utilizes communication skills appropriate to age-specific
-- Provides the necessary and appropriate education to the patient
and family from admission through discharge. This includes, but is
not limited to, the patient's know medical and nursing plan of
care, medications, tests and procedures, disease process, and
discharge instructions. Initiates and documents the education
provided including the patient response and outcomes on the
patient/family education record. Initiates referrals to health care
providers as necessary.
-- Provides general supervision and guidance of permanent licensed
and non-licensed nursing personnel and temporary nursing personnel
i.e. - RN, LPN, PCT U.S, M.T. in the job functions for the delivery
of safe, therapeutic and quality patient care outcomes.
-- Provides competent and compassionate care to the patient with
pain according to policy.
-- Maintains a safe patient care environment.
-- Demonstrates ability to administer medications as ordered: PO,
SQ, IV, IV PUSH, IVPB, IM, SL, PR, topical, and intradermal
accurately and appropriately.
-- Responds and participates in unit and hospital code situations.
Utilizes knowledge and experience to treat the patient according to
the standards of BLS and ACLS protocols.
-- Demonstrates ability to provide safe, competent nursing care for
the patient requiring oxygen supplementation or support.
-- Demonstrates ability to administer, adjust and monitor response
to IV medication infusions and IV medications in a safe, competent
and independent manner.
-- Assists the physician with the various bedside procedures
performed on the unit including, but not limited to CVP placement,
hemodialysis catheter insertion, thoracentesis, paracentesis, bone
marrow biopsy, chest tube insertion, and so (per Unit
-- Admits, transfers and discharges patients in a professional and
-- Verifies and signs off physician orders on all assigned
-- Obtains lab specimens as ordered and per policy and
-- Accepts reassignment to a level of care deemed competent in a
professional and cooperative manner.
-- Accompanies patients as assigned for transport to other
facilities, hospitals, or procedures as appropriate.
-- Effectively evaluates the nursing plan of care to ensure safe,
competent delivery of care is provided.
-- Evaluates and communicates patient's response to medical nursing
plan of care to appropriate team members.
-- Evaluates effectiveness of care provided by other team members
and reports outcomes as necessary.
What You Will Need:
- Active Florida RN license required or active multi-state RN
- Current AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
- Current AHA Advanced Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced
- Graduate of school of nursing with a minimum of an Associate of
Science degree or diploma. Job Summary:
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of coordinated
nursing care for a patient or an assigned group of patients within
a patient care unit and for the day-to-day management and
supervision of the related clinical activities. The Nurse is
responsible for supervising and responsibly directing the
activities of various levels of assigned nursing personnel
utilizing both professional and supervisory discretion and
independent judgment. Uses the nursing skills of assessment,
planning, implementation, and evaluation in their patient care
delivery. Primary function is the delivery of competent,
compassionate, and cost effective nursing care. To utilize the
nursing process in the direction and administration of the medical
and nursing plan of care. This performance is in compliance with
established policies, procedures and protocols under the
supervision of the Nurse Manager, Director, Vice President of
Clinical Services, and or designee.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with
federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and
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