LPN Licensed Practical Nurse Full Time Days Medical Surgical Unit
Location: Tavares, Florida
Internal Number: 22024566
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
$7500 Sign On Bonus available
$3000 Relocation available
Benefits and Paid Days off from Day One
Student Loan Repayment Program
On site childcare
Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind, and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Unit: Medical Surgical
Location:AdventHealth Waterman, 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
The community you’ll be caring for:
What began in 1938 as an elegant hotel that transformed into a bustling hospital, AdventHealth Waterman has grown to become a pillar of health and wellness for the people of Lake County, Florida. Since Frank Waterman turned his famous Waterman Inn into a health care facility nearly 80 years ago, the world of medicine and the community of Lake County have seen great change. As our population has grown and health care has improved, we’ve steadfastly embraced new technologies and treatments to ensure the best possible care for the growing families we serve. Today our commitment is as strong as ever, evidenced by our state-of-the-art hospital, which houses some of the most advanced clinical technology and medical talent our area has to offer.
The role you’ll contribute: Licensed Practical Nurse
The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for the coordinated nursing care for a patient or an assigned group of patients within a patient care unit under the supervision/direction of the Registered Nurse. The Nurse assists with implementation and administration of the nursing process relative to the medical and nursing plan of care. Uses the nursing skills of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in their patient care delivery. Primary function is the delivery of competent, compassionate, and cost-effective nursing care. This performance is following established policies, procedures, and protocols under the supervision of the Nurse Manager, Director, Vice President of Clinical Services, and/or designee
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Provides patient care appropriate to age, mobility, acuity, and culture. Provides care according to scope of practice for an LPN. Conducts physician/nurse rounding and data gathering. Addresses all patient issues throughout shift including physical, mental, social and spiritual needs. Participates in education and discharge planning using established education materials.
Performs documents basic nursing procedures and medication administration
Collaborates with RN and makes appropriate nursing decisions and interventions. Interprets diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition. Recognizes and reports problems.
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Graduate of an accredited practical school of nursing
Active Florida LPN license required
Must maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Must have at least 1 year of LPN experience to qualify for the Sign On Bonus (internals and rehires within 1 year are not eligible)
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.