Registered Nurse Operating Room AdventHealth Dade City
Location Address: 13100 Fort King Rd, Dade City, FL 33525
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Dade City:
Up to $35k bonus available and relocation assistance
Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI & Resuscitation (American College of Cardiology)
Accredited as a Comprehensive Bariatric Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP)
Primary Stroke Center Designation (AHCA)
Leapfrog Safety Grade A, Fall 2020
Blue Distinction® Center for Bariatric Surgery (Blue Cross Blue Shield)
UnitedHealthcare Bariatric Center of Excellence (United Healthcare)
Lifestyle activities and community growth
Close proximity to many of Florida’s finest beaches
An abundance of family attractions (Orlando & Tampa theme parks)
Access to arts, culture and music
Premium shopping outlets
Full Time, Day Shift plus call. Monday thru Friday 630 to 300pm with call minimum one weekend a month and one night during the week.
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.
What You Will Need:
Minimum of one-year experience in the Operating Room.
Ability to communicate effectively
ADN, Diploma and/or BSN
Computer literate preferred
2 years relevant clinical nurse experience preferred
Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Florida.
Current Basic Life Support-Certification
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.
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