LPN- Medical Surgical/ 3NE (Full Time, Night shift)
Company: Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Description Job Summary
Delivers high quality customer service and thrives in a
collaborative fast-paced, multidisciplinary approach to total
patient care. Works under the direction of a Registered Nurse and
within the scope of practice with the Florida Board of Nursing
Practice Act. Responsible for delivering routine patient care for
newborns through adolescents in a family centered care
Minimum Job Requirements
CPR: Healthcare Provider
Licensed to practice practical nursing in the state of Florida
Qualifications Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provides patient care in accordance with standards of practice, MCH
nursing policies & procedures and provides basic care such as
feeding, repositioning patient, bathing & changing diapers.
Completes all nursing assessment, reassessments and communicates
with RN to provide updates on nursing interventions, and pertinent
information related to the patient 's condition or care.
Administers medications, assists with IV Therapy according the
hospital policies & procedures. Responsible for specimen
Responsible for restocking of supplies such as gloves, gowns,
linen, medical equipment, etc. Assists with room preparation and
Assists with transporting patients to medical exams, procedures and
inpatient unit transfers.
Works collaboratively with all levels of the hospital
interdisciplinary team and promotes the team concept within the
department and hospital wide.
Completes hand off communication at shift change, transfers, and
Assists with the discharge planning process and participates in
patient and family teaching.
Interacts with patients and families to review plan of care,
solicits input and communicate any patient and family concerns to
Documents nursing interventions and patient response to care in the
Electronic Health record according to nursing and hospital policies
and procedures. per patient
Provides and documents patient/family education including discharge
Adheres to all regulatory requirements of the Joint Commission,
CMS, DOH, and any other accrediting agencies and following hospital
policies and procedures.
Promotes a safe "error free" working environment by consistently
performing infection prevention are adhered to on their assigned
shift. F: daily/T: ongoing
Provides beside report and patient information at shift change.
Responsible for specimen collection.
Successfully completed a 30-hours post-graduate course on IV
Strong customer service, problem solving, critical thinking and
conflict resolution skills.
Ability to manage multiple priorities and strong time management
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Performs calculations for medication administration.
Nursing experience in a pediatrics hospital is preferred.
Ability to perform the duties in accordance with the Nurse Practice
Act, ANA Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice and
Work collaboratively and follow the direction of the Registered
Nurse and/or Nursing Leader.
Dedicated to providing excellent customer service and meeting
Ability to interpret and analyze data.
Job : Nursing - Clinical
Primary Location : Florida-Miami-Nicklaus Children's Hospital -
Main Hospital Campus
Department : 3 NORTHEAST-2100-610005
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