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Registered Nurse Radiology Nurse

Req #: 17010260
Location: Sebring, FL
Job Category: Radiology/Imaging
Organization: Florida Hospital Heartland

Description

Work Hours/Shifts

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Florida Hospital Heartland

Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center has provided faith-based, whole person care to the community for more than 65 years. That means we take into consideration the mind, body and spirit when designing each of our services and developing personalized treatment plans for patients. In addition to offering all-private rooms, our campus includes a comprehensive fitness center, community education center, and resource library to help community members achieve optimal health. We also house the area’s largest hospital-based laboratory, radiology services, and comprehensive diagnostic and treatment facilities.

 

Awards and Recognition

As a member of Adventist Health System, we have received the Gallup Great Workplace Award five years in a row for having one of the most engaged and best performing workforces in the world. We have also achieved HIMSS Level 6 for our electronic medical record adoption.

 

Community Description

Florida Hospital Heartland Medical Center is located in Sebring, a small, quiet city that has experienced steady growth during the past several years. Dozens of lakes and golf courses offer plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation. If you have children, there are also 15 elementary and secondary schools in the area to choose from, including a Seventh-day Adventist academy that serves students in grades Pre-K to 12.

 

On the weekends, you can enjoy exploring other nearby cities, including Bradenton, Sarasota, Tampa, Orlando and West Palm Beach. Each of these areas is located within a two-hour driving radius, and offers countless attractions, including theme parks, museums, concerts, beaches, sporting events, gardens and more.

 

You will be responsible for:

·               Demonstrates an organized approach to daily workload.

·               Adheres to approved standards of aseptic technique when appropriate.

·               Administers IVs, medications and contrast material under the supervision of the attending physician.

·               Utilizes the AIDET principles when interacting with patients, visitors and coworkers.

·               Assess the patient’s status on arrival and throughout the pre and post recovery phase and/or the procedure by demonstrating knowledge of electrocardiographic, hemodynamic, and hematological data updating the physician of any potential life threatening changes throughout the procedure.

·               Supports hospital/departmental policies and procedures.

·               Assist the Radiology team in meeting the patient’s needs during procedures, when appropriate.

·               Assists manager in accurately recording charges for procedures in Cerner.

·               Attends all hospital and departmental meetings and mandatory in-services.

·               Promotes positive attitude in the workplace; encourages others to do the same.

·               Demonstrates a willingness to maintain a harmonious working relationship with physicians, and other staff members.

·               Demonstrates and practices proper radiation protection measures.

·               Demonstrates knowledge of equipment and follows proper procedure protocols.

·               Documents appropriately in patient’s medical record.

·               Implements emergency measures necessary to meet the needs of the patient.

·               Provides for the delivery of patient care and demonstrates regard for the dignity and respect of all patients and family members as defined in the mission of our facility.

·               Takes call for PICC coverage when necessary.

·               Complies with regulations under the HIPAA law.

·               Complies with Joint Commission standards related to their duties.

·               Utilizes equipment and supplies in a safe and prudent manner.

·               Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

What you will need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

 

·         Knowledge/understanding of interventional procedures/PICC line insertion

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:

 

·         None

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

 

·         Minimum of a AS Degree or Equivalent

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

 

·         Two (2) years of critical care experience

 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

 

·         BLS

·         ACLS

·         State of Florida License in Registered Nurse

 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

 

·         Critical Care Registered Nurse Certification

 


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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