Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Apopka - MedSurg Surgical w/Telemetry
AdventHealth Apopka is a seven-story, 120-bed hospital offering an extensive range of services including expanded surgical services, advanced surgical suites and a catheterization lab
The hospital also features a 30,000-square-foot emergency department with pediatric-friendly beds, imaging services, a full-service cafeteria, chapel, gift shop and on-site fire station
The hospital opened in December 2017, replacing the 50-bed hospital that AdventHealth had operated in downtown Apopka for more than four decades
All private rooms
State of the art equipment
LENS (Learning and Engagement System) digital platform for high reliability transformation
Active Unit Practice Council (UPC)
Inpatient Top Performer for Excellence in Patient Satisfaction 2020
3/12 hr. shifts weekly and every other weekend; 7am-7pm
Applicable experience required.
Must live 50 miles outside of campus address.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides patient care appropriate to age, mobility, acuity and culture. Assists with physician exams and data gathering. Participates in obtaining a nursing history.
Performs physical exam on admission and throughout shift including physical, mental, social and spiritual Participates in education and discharge planning using established education materials.
Performs and legibly documents basic nursing procedures and medication administration
Collaborates with RN and makes appropriate nursing decisions and interventions. Interprets diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition. Recognizes and reports problems.
Supervises other healthcare team members in the clinical environment. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training and education of new personnel.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of a school of practical nursing.
Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Licensed Practical Nurse
Experience in the clinical setting related to area of specialty (Preferred)
Specialty Certification (Preferred)
The Licensed Practical Nurse gives direct and indirect nursing care under the direction of a professional nurse and performs routine duties in caring for identified age specific groups (may include neonate to geriatric). Approaches patient care using the nursing process of planning, implementing and evaluating outcomes.
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