Licensed Practical Nurse II Long Term Acute Care Full Time Days Connerton
Location: Land O' Lakes, Florida
Internal Number: 22001453
Licensed Practical Nurse II AdventHealth Connerton
Location Address:9441 Health Center Drive Land O' Lakes, Florida 34637
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Specialty hospital for medically complex patients
Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence
Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RN’s, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN, CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC
Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University with staff discounted rate
Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program
Full Time Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Collects data (e.g. physical, psychosocial, environmental, developmental), pertaining to the health status of patients in assigned nursing unit in a comprehensive manner under the supervision of the RN.
Administers ordered treatments and medications within scope of practice safely and competently.
Performs nursing skills and treatment within scope of practice and in accordance of provider orders and AdventHealth policy and procedure.
Monitors patient's status throughout shift and reports pertinent patient information and significant findings of admission and on-going patient information to appropriate member(s) of the health care team.
Monitors patient throughout shift including response to interventions/ treatments.
Completes documentation according to policy and procedure.
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
The LPN will display proficient clinical skills and critical thinking skills with strong communication skills.
Basic computer skills and experience with an electronic health record.
A commitment to working with the mulitidisciplinary team to provide an exceptional patient experience.
Basic Arrhythmia Interpretation Proficiency
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
Previous Experience with Electronic Medical Record
Previous Experience with Medication Administration
Previous Experience in Customer Service or Healthcare
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing or equivalent LPN program
Basic computer skills, excellent human relations and oral/written skills.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
(12) months experience preferred but not required
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current State of Florida Practical Nursing License
Current American Heart Association BLS Provider Certification
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
Current American Heart Association ACLS certification (Required within 90 days of hire in Critical Care Services, Clinical Decision Unit, and Emergency Department)
Current American Heart Association PALS certification (Required within 90 days of hire in the Emergency Department)
Florida State Approved IV Certification required within 30 days upon start date
NIHSS Stroke Scale Certification within 30 days of hire
Delegates tasks appropriately to unlicensed personnel including nursing assistants, nurse techs, unit clerks, monitor techs in which the unlicensed personnel have demonstrated competence.
The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) will provide direct care to patients as a member of a multidisciplinary care team. Direct Care will be provided at a demonstrated level of competent practice to patients on a designated unit under the direction of a Registered Nurse as defined by the Florida State Board of Nursing and AdventHealth policy. As a member of the care team, the LPN will work the assigned unit based on his/her orientation, competencies and patient needs. Responsible for care provision of assigned patients and delegating tasks to unlicensed personnel within scope of practice. Collaborates with clinical ancillary team members in the delivery of patient care.
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