Registered Nurse Progressive Care Unit PRN Nights
Company: AdventHealth Palm Coast
Location: Palm Coast
Posted on: March 14, 2019
Description Registered Nurse Progressive Care Unit AdventHealth Palm Coast Location Address: 60 Memorial Medical Parkway Palm Coast, FL 32164 Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Palm Coast -- Flexible schedule -- Competitive Shift differentials -- Small business feel -- Career growth and advancement potential -- High quality-of-life with low-cost living on the shores of sunny Palm Coast, FL. Work Hours/Shift: Per-Diem / Nights (7PM-7AM) You Will Be Responsible For: -- Basic dysrhythmia interpretation and treatment, including ST-segment and QTc interpretation, Drug dosage calculation, continuous medication infusion administration, and monitoring patients for medication effects. -- Managing and titrating insulin infusions, Monitoring patients using standardized procedures for before, during, and after procedures, Recognition of the signs and symptoms of cardiopulmonary emergencies and initiation of standardized interventions to stabilize the patients condition while the patient awaits transfer to critical care, including cardioversion, defibrillation, and transcutaneous pacing. -- Monitoring normal and abnormal results of diagnostic tests -- Interpretation of results of arterial blood gas analysis and communication of findings. -- Recognition of indications for and management of patients requiring non-invasive oxygen delivery systems including oral airways, bi-level positive airway pressure, and nasal continuous positive airway pressure, among other competencies. Qualifications What You Will Need: -- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a minimum of an Associate of Science degree -- Active Florida RN license required -- Must maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association (AHA). -- Must maintain current Advanced Life Support (ACLS) certification from the American Heart Association (AHA). -- Minimum 1 year of current hospital and/or acute care setting experience, required. -- Prior PCU, Telemetry, Cardiac, Medical Surgical, Step-Down or Critical Care experience, preferred Job Summary: The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of coordinated nursing care for a patient or an assigned group of patients within a patient care unit and for the day-to-day management and supervision of the related clinical activities. The Nurse is responsible for supervising and responsibly directing the activities of various levels of assigned nursing personnel utilizing both professional and supervisory discretion and independent judgment. Uses the nursing skills of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in their patient care delivery. Primary function is the delivery of competent, compassionate, and cost-effective nursing care. To utilize the nursing process in the direction and administration of the medical and nursing plan of care. This performance is in compliance with established policies, procedures and protocols under the supervision of the Nurse Manager, Director, Vice President of Clinical Services, and or designee. This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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