RN - Steward Medical Group
The Registered Nurse provides direct and indirect patient care, supervises non-licensed personnel as assigned in the practice setting, communicates with physicians and co-workers, as appropriate about changes in patient’s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology, and able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.
* Ability to formulate and revise plan of care as indicated by the patient’s response to treatment and evaluate overall plan for effectiveness, involving patient and patient’s family when appropriate.* Ability to perform a head-to-toe assessment on all patients and reassessments * Knowledge of medications and their correct administration based on age of the patient and their clinical condition.* Demonstrates the use of critical thinking skills and problem solving abilities in coordinating and supervising patient care.* Demonstrates an ability to assist physicians with procedures.* Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful/emergency situations.* Consults other departments as appropriate to provide for an interdisciplinary approach to the patient’s needs.* Communicates appropriately and clearly to physicians and co-workers.* Interacts professionally with patient/family and treats patients/families with respect and dignity; ensures patient confidentiality.* Contributes to the team concept and maintains a positive working relationship, both within the department and with other departments, assisting when a need is observed or requested, and offers constructive suggestions for improvement instead of complaints.* Documentation reflects current nursing standards and supports policies and procedures.* Is able to manage and operate equipment safely and correctly.* Demonstrates knowledge and application of infection control policies and procedures supporting standards of care. * Maintains professional and appropriate communication and behavior with patients, co-workers, physicians, and vendors.* Maintains HIPAA confidentiality at all times.
* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.* Current Florida Registered Nurse Licensure or Compact State Licensure.* BCLS certificate required. ACLS as applicable.