Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - Central
Posted Date: 1/23/2023

SUMMARY:

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • 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 problems 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 dignitiy; 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.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Current Florida Registered Nurse Licensure or Compact State Licensure.
  • BCLS certificate required. ACLS as applicable

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Additional Information

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Steward Medical Group is taking additional necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in safe, carefully managed environment – with confidence and without fear.

Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [three-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience.

  1. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families.
  2. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout our facilities.
  3. A strictly controlled visitor and mask policy is required for patient and colleague safety.

About Steward Health Care System:

Steward Health Care’s physician-led model was created to provide patient’s access to the highest-quality care at a sustainable cost, providing personalized, and coordinated ongoing medical services that positively impact patients’ physical, emotional, and mental well-being.

Founded in 2010, Steward Health Care is the nation’s largest accountable care organization (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through its network of hospitals, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, and behavioral health services. Steward received a perfect 100% quality rating by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Service’s (CMS) Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) in 2020.

Based in Dallas, Steward is the largest private, physician-led health care network and currently operates 39 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah. For more information, visit www.steward.org.

This position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for Steward Health Care Workforce. Employees in this position will be required to provide adequate proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by an FDA-approved vaccine prior to starting work. Steward will consider requests for exemptions from this vaccine requirement on the basis of medical condition or sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable Federal laws.

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

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