Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, FL 32778
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Waterman
Up To $5,000 Sign-On Bonus Available for Eligible Candidates (See Terms Below)
Immediate Health Insurance Coverage
Great benefits such as: Education Reimbursement
Onsite Child Care Center
Onsite Gym for Team Members
Awarded Leapfrog Straight A's since 2013.
Named one of the Top 150 Places to Work, Becker’s Hospital Review
Sign-On Bonus Eligibility
2 Years of LPN Experience Required
Must be enrolled in RN Program. Must be in Core Nursing Classes.
Rehires within 12 months are not eligible.
You Will Be Responsible For:
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 and legibly 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.
Collaborates with other healthcare team members in the clinical environment. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training, and education of new personnel.
Promotes a safe environment. Takes appropriate action in emergency situations, demonstrates awareness and control of hazards which may endanger patients, visitors, and employees, identifies and reports environmental concerns to the leadership team. Ensures adherence to appropriate regulatory standards, AdventHealth policies and standard operating procedures.
What You Will Need:
Ability to communicate by reading, writing legibly, speaking, and comprehending English effectively in order to carry out job requirements.
Articulates comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and specialty nursing theory and practice for all age groups preferred
Computer knowledge and skills preferred
Graduate of a school of practical nursing.
Experience in the clinical setting related to area of specialty preferred
Complete an Associate of Science degree in Nursing from an accredited school and obtain licensure as a registered nurse within 36 months of hire
Specialty Certification preferred
The Licensed Practical Nurse gives direct and indirect nursing care under the direction of a professional nurse and performs routine duties in caring for identified age specific groups (may include neonate to geriatric). Approaches patient care using the nursing process of planning, implementing, and evaluating outcomes. Adheres to the AdventHealth Waterman Corporate Compliance Plan and to all 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.
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.