Registered Nurse, AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida
Location Address:12470 Telecom Drive Suite 100, Tampa, Florida 33637
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida
Rollover PDO with service year increases in accrual
Comprehensive benefits package; including tuition reimbursement and matching 403b plan
Patient facing positions receiving company paid initial sets of scrubs
Company Discount programs
You Will Be Responsible For:
Maintains current, valid BLS (Basic Life Support) and FL RN license.
Performs general nursing activities, ensuring quality care and efficient/timely flow of patients.
Oversees appointment scheduling to ensure preferences are given to patients in emergency situations. Escorts patients to exam room within 15 minutes of arrival time as logged on the sign in sheet.
Accurately performs and records in patient chart height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, respiration, and pulse. Screens complete and appropriate medical information from patient.
Assists patients for exam, having them in proper undress. Instructs patients clearly in collection of samples and tests needed. Collects specimens within 10 mins of being ordered by the physician. Performs vena punctures within timely manner.
Prepares equipment and aids physicians during treatment, examination and testing of patients. Maintains and securely controls medical supplies and medication counts, with adequate supporting records
Performs audio, vision, spirometer tests for executive physical and pre-employment exams if applicable.
Responds and refers patient related phone calls within a two hour period. Calls in prescriptions as ordered by the physician within 30 minutes.
Completes referrals (for other MD’s and insurance companies), hospital admissions and processes information and gives patient clear instructions.
Retrieves and accepts results of tests. Prepares specimens and requisitions for lab work.
Performs lab tests as ordered by physician following proper lab and office policies. Reports stat results immediately to physician and or patient. Administers all medications including IV medication and fluids. (If necessary).
Observes, records, and accurately, efficiently reports patient condition and reaction to medications and treatment to physician.
Use proper injection techniques. Maintains a sterile technique.
Documents all phone conversations regarding patients and recommendations. Documents all prescriptions called to any pharmacy as ordered by the physician.
Assists and ensures all patient records, notes are filed in patient chart. Prepares medical chart for dictation.
Copies, faxes, or transmits other medical records as needed.
Performs other job related duties as assigned, needed or requested.
Maintains medication safety by monitoring refrigerator and freezer temperatures and dating multi-dose vials when opened. Ensures that no expired medications are available for use.
What You Will Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
One to two years of professional nursing experience; physician office preferred.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current, valid Florida State of Board Nursing Registered Nursing License.
BLS (Basic Life Support)
Performs a wide variety of professional nursing care activities and accommodates services for the physicians and the practice, following established standards, practices, policies and procedures. Candidate must have demonstrated knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice to give and evaluate patient care. Knowledge of organizational policies, regulations and procedures to administer patient care. Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer patient care. Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe working environment. Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods and techniques of professional nursing to provide ongoing patient care. Skill in identifying problems and recommending solutions. Skill in preparing and maintaining records, writing reports, and responding to correspondence. Skill in developing and maintaining department quality assurance. Demonstrated skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, medical staff, and the public. Ability to maintain quality control standards. Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations. Ability to interpret, adapt, and apply guidelines and procedures.
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