HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Recovery Room in Aventura, Florida

Special Care Unit – Recovery RN – Part-time Evenings Aventura Hospital & Medical Center
Aventura, FL Facility Description: Aventura Hospital is a fully accredited 407-bed acute care facility, providing award-winning inpatient and outpatient diagnostic, medical, surgical and cancer services. In order to meet the needs of our ever-growing community we have invested $130 million in expanding and renovating the hospital. The new North Patient Tower features 243 private rooms with private baths, the newest technologically advanced patient care equipment, a 28 bed-Emergency Department, 2 new ICU units, the Surgical Services Suite with 10 new oversized operating rooms, a new Main Entrance and much more. Ideally located in luxurious South Florida, Aventura Hospital is home to a community rich with diversity and world class infused culture. Our prime location - nestled between Miami and Ft. Lauderdale - means you'll be surrounded by the very best South Florida has to offer! / Aventura Hospital & Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for seven consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence! / / Benefits: / / We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. / / Sign-on Bonus with 2 year commitment of full-time employment. (Not applicable to current HCA Employees) /

The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses plans and evaluates the nursing care needs of the patient in the immediate post-operative or post-procedural period.

  • Provides comfort and support for post-operative patients.

  • Evaluates responses to treatments and interventions.

  • Carries out physician orders.

  • Anticipates case specific needs based on knowledge of procedure and pathophysiology regarding patient and procedure.

  • Manages patient's pain.

  • Administers prescribed medications and monitors vital signs.

  • Maintains aseptic technique and actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.

  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.

  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.

  • Orients and mentors new staff members.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

    Required Job Qualifications include:

  • Current licensure as an RN.

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider, ACLS, required

  • 2 years experience in Perioperative setting

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

Title: Registered Nurse - Recovery Room

Location: Florida-Aventura-Aventura Hospital %26 Medical Cntr-North Miami Area

Requisition ID: 01643-5712