PICU RN 8/30/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY There is a direct hire PICU RN for a well know hospital that has a state-of-the-art Pediatric Department in Orlando,FL. The $7 million facility includes a six-room pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) and eight pediatric private rooms to go along with the recently renovated Pediatric Emergency Department.
Provides nursing care in the PICU area.
? Provides nursing care in partnership with the child and family that is individualized to meet the child or family?s unique needs and situation.
? Assesses, evaluates and develops nursing plan considering the patient and family?s individual, cultural, ethnic and religious values and beliefs.
? Delivers care based on family centered care principles in collaboration with other medical professionals.
? Evaluates nursing care on an ongoing basis and revising the plan of care as appropriate.
? Accountable and responsible for the coordination and management of a designated group of patients in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team. Utilizes the nursing process as a basis for providing and evaluating nursing care applying knowledge of growth and development, pathophysiology, spiritual and cultural needs and family dynamics in delivery of care
? Delivers care in a non-judgmental and nondiscriminatory manner that is sensitive to and values diversity.
? Provides patient education for diagnostic procedures, medical conditions and treatment plans.
? Oversees patient flow, providing clinical direction to other team members.
? Participates in and supports bedside clinical research studies.
? Evaluates child/family responses to the effectiveness of nursing/medical interventions and addresses/makes appropriate changes as needed.
? Documents all aspects of nursing care delivery appropriately.
? Maintains patient/family confidentiality and privacy
Job Requirements ? ASN required; BSN preferred.
? Current Florida Nursing license in good standing required.
? Minimum of two (2) years PICU or three (3) years hospital Pediatrics or three (3) years? Adult Critical Care experience required.
? Valid American Heart Association BLS Certification required upon hire; BLS certification must be valid for 90 days post start date.
? PALS upon hire.
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.