RN Clinical Nurse IV
Department: OH Surgical Group
Status: Full Time
Provides direct bedside patient care in a hospital setting.
Assesses patients needs and develops/revises an individualized plan of care based on patient needs and responses. Evaluates the patients progress toward attaining expected outcomes.
Respects diversity by building respectful relationships with all team members and customers.
Functions as a patient and family advocate.
Demonstrates advanced knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on assigned unit/department.
Serves as a preceptor, charge nurse, mentor for staff, unit educator, and/or nurse clinician.
Communicates and collaborates with medical staff and interdisciplinary team to effectively plan
and manage the unit/ department.
Serves as role model for staff and supports the hospital and nursing department goals and strategies.
Enhances the clinical competence of unit/department staff by providing general and unit-specific education.
Reviews research and other forms of evidence regarding identified clinical problems.
Communicates research findings and other forms of evidence and assists clinical team to incorporate into practice.
Develops and reviews population-based care protocols, standards, and practice guidelines.
Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span, assesses the data reflective of the
patients status, and interprets the necessary information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to age-specific
Coordinates care and delegates as appropriate to other team members on a defined group of patients.
Documents patient care in a knowledgeable, skillful, and consistent manner meeting all required and regulatory standards,
including but not limited to patient assessment, education, medication administration, treatments, and patient safety.
Demonstrates competency in nursing skills and use of patient care/unit equipment as defined by unit/department-specific requisite skills.
Prioritizes patient care in an ongoing manner in accordance with Evidence-Based Practice Standards of Care.
Practices effective problem identification and resolution.
Delegates tasks and duties to healthcare team members in accordance with the patients needs and the team members
capabilities and qualifications.
Communicates appropriate information regarding patient condition or unit concerns to other health care team members.
Demonstrates caring practices by providing a compassionate and therapeutic environment for patients and their families.
Demonstrates awareness of legal issues and patients rights.
Maintains reasonably regular, punctual attendance consistent with Orlando Health policies, the ADA, FMLA, and other federal,
state, and local standards.
Maintains compliance with all Orlando Health policies and procedures.
Other Related Functions
Participates in and may lead process improvement activities in their department.
Practices efficient use of supplies and maintains a clean, safe, and organized work area.
Attends staff development in-services, department meetings, and/or nursing committee meetings.
Collaborates with the education department and nursing leadership team to effectively transition and support new team members and/or students.
Partners with the nursing leadership team to identify professional development needs.
Serves on hospital, practice, and governance committees.
Performs all other duties as assigned.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree (BSN).
Current licensure as a registered nurse in the State of Florida or Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC).
BLS/Healthcare Provider certification.
National Certification in area of practice (See unit specific requirements for specialty certification).
ACLS certification for adult critical care areas. PALS required for Pediatric Critical Care areas. NRP required for Neonatal
Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
Three (3) years as an acute care, hospital RN. Based on area of assignment, specialty courses and specialty experience may be required.
Able to meet job duties and requirements of Clinical Nurse III. Must meet unit-specific performance competencies.
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