Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Waterman
Career growth and advancement potential
High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs nursing assessments and data collection for patients focusing on the physiological, cultural, psychological, spiritual and cognitive status of the patient. Nursing assessments include the family or significant others as needed.
Develops and implements a plan of care that is individualized and goal directed based on patient needs and standards of care. Evaluates and revises the plan of care as defined by policy.
Knowledgeable of and performs technical duties and responsibilities for the registered nurse in area of assignment.
Collaborates and partners with Medical Staff and ancillary departments to coordinate patient care.
Supervises and delegates care given by members of the health care team.
Records care, patient condition and interventions taken in the medical record in an accurate and timely manner.
Demonstrates effective communication skills and assists the Nurse Manager/Director in assuring staff is well informed on corporate, departmental, and unit plans, goals, and objectives.
Demonstrates effective problem resolution skills. Advocates and supports patients and families to receive the care and treatment needed as identified in the plan of care.
Participates in departmental or hospital performance improvement activities
Utilizes equipment and supplies in a safe, responsible manner.
Completes initial and annual clinical competencies assessments.
Provides patient/family education and training based on each patient’s needs and abilities
Focuses on achieving an excellent patient/family experience of care by actively participating in all initiatives and behaviors expected of AdventHealth Waterman employees.
Attends 75% or more of department staff meetings, reads notices and emails related to hospital/department information on a regular basis.
Other Duties and Responsibilities:
Participates in orientation and training of co-workers and new employees.
Performs other job related duties as assigned by the Charge Nurse or Manager.
Graduate of a School of Nursing, Associates Degree or Diploma.
Current Florida RN license or if New graduate, offer contingent on passing NCLEX
Current AHA Basic Life Support certification (BLS)
Current AHA ACLS at time of hire
The Registered Nurse promotes and restores patients' health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends, and families; and supervising assigned team members. Assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients during a designated time frame. The RN provides care consistent with the policies, procedures and standards of the facility and the Florida State Board of Nursing Practice Act.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.