Transport RN Hybrid NICU PICU AdventHealth for Children
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth for Children:
Since opening our doors in 1908, AdventHealth has offered one of the most comprehensive children’s health programs in Central Florida. Today, we continue this legacy of pediatric excellence at the Magnet® recognized Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children.
Our campus is home to 30 pediatric sub-specialties led by a team of 400+ nurses and physicians. We provide specialized care in various state-of-the-art settings, including an 81-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with private family-centered rooms, an Advanced Center for Pediatric Surgery handling nearly 4,000 cases each year, and one of the few pediatric oncology programs in the area.
We’re also Central Florida’s only pediatric provider for bone marrow transplant, kidney transplant, Gamma Knife services, trilogy radiation and Level III epilepsy care. But perhaps most exciting of all, is that this is the first—and only—hospital to bear the Disney® name.
• Full Time Nights
You Will Be Responsible For:
Obtains or delegates the obtaining of a nursing history. Evaluates for age-appropriate behavior, motor skills and physiological norms of the patient. Completes the admission assessment, including pain screening. Assesses for signs of abuse or neglect.
Practices autonomously in accordance with professional nursing standards. Utilizes the ability to assess, interpret and report diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition. Identifies the need for patient teaching and is responsible for utilizing each opportunity for teaching patients and families on a planned or spontaneous basis.
Identifies individualized plan of care. Serves in a leadership role in collaborating and coordinating patient care activities among the interdisciplinary patient-care team. Identifies needs and develops/ modifies plan of care. Interprets and verifies physician orders correctly. Evaluates patients’ developmental levels, identifies increased physical/emotional dependency needs and evaluates availability of support system consistent with the age of the patient served.
Performs treatments and administers medications according to policies and procedures. Functions appropriately in clinical emergencies. Follows Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) isolation guidelines, appropriately uses PPE, performs hand washing according to policy and enforces safety regulations
Completes all follow-up assessments and evaluations. Evaluates effectiveness of interventions and medications. Investigates questionable situations
What Will You Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
A minimum of two years of RN experience which includes 2,000 hours of Neonatal ICU nursing experience. (per Florida State Rule 64J)
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN)
A minimum of 2,000 hours of combined Pediatric or Pediatric Emergency Department nursing experience.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Registered Nurse
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Current Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
Back-up team members will maintain the above requirements.
Practices in accordance with philosophy, policies, procedures and standards of AdventHealth for Children; functions within the guidelines of the protocols for the transport program that are reviewed and agreed upon by the Neonatal and Pediatric Medical Director and Transport Manager Functions include the identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation of emergency care for acutely ill neonatal and pediatric patients in collaboration with the Medical team for the receiving neonatal or pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.