RN Staff - Orlando Health Physician Group Neurosurgery (Day Shift/ Full Time)
Orlando Health
 Orlando, FL

RN Staff - Orlando Health Physician Group Neurosurgery (Day Shift/ Full Time) - Orlando Health Physicians

Orlando Health is a $3.8 billion not-for-profit healthcare organization and a community-based network of hospitals, physician practices and outpatient care centers across Central Florida. The organization is home to the area's only Level One Trauma Centers for adults and pediatrics, and is a statutory teaching hospital system that offers both specialty and community hospitals, including Lakeland Regional Health Systems, which joined Orlando Health October 1, 2017. More than 3,000 physicians have privileges across the system, which is also one of the area's largest employers with more than 23,000 employees who serve nearly 155,000 inpatients, more than 3 million outpatients, and more than 10,000 international patients each year. Additionally, Orlando Health provides more than $345 million in support of community health needs. More information can be found at www.orlandohealth.com.

Orlando Health Physicians is a network of more than 500 primary care physicians and specialists, caring for patients throughout a four-county region (Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Lake) in Central Florida. Orlando Health Physicians practice in more than 50 locations that include both hospitals and outpatient facilities. The physicians behind Orlando Health's facilities help drive patient satisfaction for the entire hospital network, ranking nationally in the top 10 percentile.

Orlando Health Neurosurgery Practice is currently seeking an RN full time for the day shift.

Position Summary

Administers bedside care to patients in an ambulatory setting.

Education/Training

  • Graduate from an approved school of nursing. Assumes responsibility for professional development and continuing education.

Licensure/Certification

  • Maintains current Florida RN license, and BLS/Healthcare Provider certification are required.
  • ACLS certification for adult critical care areas.
  • PALS required for Pediatric Critical Care areas. NRP required for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). (See unit specific requirements for specialty certification).

Essential Functions

  • The Registered Nurse (RN) assesses patients' needs when developing an individualized plan of care for each patient.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span, assesses the data reflective of the patient's status and interprets the necessary information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs.
  • The RN prescribes, delegates, coordinates and documents patient care in a knowledgeable, skillful and consistent manner. This includes but is not limited to: patient assessment, education, medication administration, treatments and patient safety.
  • The RN demonstrates competency in nursing skills and use of patient care/unit equipment as defined by unit specific requisite skills.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Based on area of assignment, two (2) years of hospital experience may be required.
  • Must meet unit specific performance competencies.