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Graduate Registered Nurse BSN - SSH Surgery - VARIES

 

Graduate Registered Nurse BSN - SSH Surgery - VARIES

Department: SSEM Surgery
Status:
Variable Full Time
Shift:
Varies
ReqID: req20553

South Seminole Hospital is a 206-bed, full-service, medical/surgical community hospital located in scenic Longwood, Florida. The hospital is a part of Orlando Health and serves the residents of Seminole County, Florida. Our team is dedicated to offering quality healthcare services and programs to meet the needs of our community. We use the latest equipment, perform the most advanced medical procedures and offer prevention, wellness and community outreach services. The hospital is also home to one of Orlando Healths three Air Care Team helicopter bases, allowing critical patients to be transferred to ORMCs Level I Trauma Center. South Seminole Hospital is home to Orlando Health Behavioral Healthcare, an 80-bed psychiatric hospital.

Modern Healthcare has recognized Orlando Health South Seminole Hospital in Longwood, Fla as Best Places to Work in 2020! This recognition program honors companies throughout the industry that empower employees to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services. We are proud to have been awarded with this designation!

The South Seminole Surgical Services Department includes the Department of Anesthesia, Operating Room Suites (six [6] O.Rs), the Pre-Admission Testing, Endoscopy, Pre-Anesthesia Care Area, Post Anesthesia Care Unit, and Sterile Processing Department (SPD). The South Seminole Surgery Department is equipped to provide the following specialty surgery: General, Pediatric, Podiatry, Gynecology, Orthopedics, Genitourinary, Ears-Nose and Throat (ENT), Vascular and Plastics, Thoracic and Neuro-Orthopedics. The surgical services staffs are scheduled to provide flexible nursing care and services for elective scheduled cases Monday through Friday, 0700 to 1900 and Emergency cases 24 hours a day seven days a week. SSH Surgery Department provides call coverage for emergency cases.

The Graduate Registered Nurse (BSN) administers bedside patient care in a hospital setting under the supervision of a preceptor and/or charge nurse.

Education/Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree (BSN)

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)

Experience

None

Essential Functions

  • 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 assigned unit/department.
  • 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 needs.
  • Coordinates the 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. This includes but is 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 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.
  • Communicates appropriate information regarding patient condition or unit concerns to other health care team members.
  • Maintains a safe and caring environment for both patients and family.
  • Integrates patient and family education throughout the delivery of care.
  • Demonstrates awareness of Process Improvement activities on the unit, 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

  • 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.
  • Assumes responsibility for professional development and continuing education.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned

ADDRESS: 555 W. SR 434 Longwood FL

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