PCU / Surgical Stepdown/ Medical - RN (Ocala, FL) - Ocala, Florida - NurseRecruiter.com

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This is a 13-week travel assignment. In order to be considered, you must live 50 or more miles from 1500 SW 1st Ave, Ocala, FL 34471. The Registered Professional Nurse (RN) 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. You will be responsible for the following:

NURSING PROCESS: Completes timely assessments per Practice Guidelines including physiological, psychological, developmental, sociocultural, spiritual, and lifestyle factors, including signs of abuse or neglect. Makes appropriate decisions and interventions and nursing diagnoses according to the patient's actual or potential health conditions or needs. (American Nurses Association [ANA], 2012)
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. Prioritizes and completes follow up assessments, evaluates and modifies plan of care as needed. Nursing practice reflects mutual goal setting and whole-person care including meeting the needs of the mind, body, and spirit. (King, 1995)
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. Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge and skills pertaining to all diagnoses, procedures, medications, complications, and equipment associated with the unit patient population.
PATIENT SAFETY: Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge, skill, and adherence to all pertinent regulatory standards. Follows strict infection prevention precautions. Adheres to policy and procedure regarding all aspects of medication safety. Practice reflects the importance of patient teaching and takes advantage of opportunities, both planned and unplanned, to carry it out in accordance with the plan of care.
COMMUNICATION: Promotes an exceptional patient experience by abiding by 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. Exhibits the ability to utilize appropriate techniques, verbiage, and resources in all interactions with the patient to their level of understanding. Communicates effectively with interdisciplinary team by completing thorough hand off communication in all situations. Follows the chain of command when appropriate.

Applicable experience required. 2 years in specialty.
Must live 50 or more miles from 1500 SW 1st Ave, Ocala, FL 34471 (to be considered since this is a travel position)
Graduate of a school of nursing
Current valid State of Florida or multi-state license as a Registered Nurse
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Advanced life support certification (ACLS, PALS, NRP) per specialty/unit requirements

Job Requirements

Minimum 3 year experience in the applicable specialty within the last 3 years
IV experience
Skiils Checklist for Specialty (within last 12 months)


Ocala, Florida , 34471

Employment Type



$33.00 - $35.00/hour


Professional Staffing Services

Date Posted

Jan 28th, 2020

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