Located north of Orlando in the community of Altamonte Springs, our facility is consistently named “Best Hospital” for overall quality, reputation, doctors and nurses by local residents
As the largest satellite campus within the AdventHealth system, AdventHealth Altamonte has been providing state-of-the-art healthcare to the community since 1973
The 398-bed hospital cares for more than 168,000 patients a year. We are proud to be revolutionizing health care with visionary leadership and world-class resources
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The Medical Surgical unit is a 38-bed unit that cares for multisystem disease processes.
We specialize in general surgeries ranging from appendectomies, cholecystectomy, urology, podiatry, colon rectal, and women’s surgeries.
It is a fast-paced unit that takes pride in delivering high quality connected care to our patients.
We have excellent teamwork and have been recognized for a Nurse’s Week team excellence award.
We support clinical growth and career advancement.
The Acute Care Training program is ideal for nurses working outside of the hospital setting that are interested in transitioning to acute care.
16-week training program including didactic training, simulations and 12 dedicated weeks of clinical preceptorship
Units Available: Medical Surgical
Work Hours/Shift: Full-time Day (program schedule during initial orientation will be discussed.) Shifts beyond will be 3 - 12 hour night shift schedule
Applicable experience required.
Full Time employment contract required.
Must live 50 miles outside of campus address.
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’ s Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own It.
Nursing Process: Completes timely assessments per Practice Guidelines including physiological, psychological, developmental, sociocultural, spiritual, and life-style factors, including signs of abuse or neglect.
Nursing Process: Based on the assessment and diagnosis, sets measurable and achievable short and long-range goals for the patient (ANA, 2012), assisting in the development and implementation of an individualized plan of care.
Nursing Knowledge: Demonstrates the ability to assess and interpret diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition, including, but not limited to, lab results, non-invasive monitoring data and interdisciplinary team notes.
Patient Safety: Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge, skill and adherence to all pertinent regulatory standards.
Communication: Promotes an exceptional patient experience by abiding to compassion and image standards and fostering excellent nurse-patient relationships through effective/therapeutic communication with the patient, family, and visitors, including but not limited to and as applicable, hourly rounding.
Documentation: Demonstrates knowledge and skill in the recording and accessing of all patient information in electronic medical record according to policy and in real time.
Professional Development: Abides by American Nurses Association Scope, Standards and Code of Ethics.
May perform waived and/or non-waived Point of Care Testing.
What Will You Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Graduate of a school of nursing
Minimum of six (6) months of experience
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Bachelorâ™s degree in Nursing
Minimum of 1 year of nursing experience
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
The Registered Nurse entering a training program is responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care responsibilities to identified age-specific groups. Utilizes the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing department. Graduate nurses and experienced nurses entering a training program will be under the direct supervision of a preceptor for all principal duties and responsibilities during the training program with eventual transition to independent practice after successful training program completion. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
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