LPN II - Ortho/Sports Medicine Practice
Orlando Health is a $3.8 billion not-for-profit healthcare organization and a community-based network of hospitals, physician practices and outpatient care centers across Central Florida. The organization is home to the area's only Level One Trauma Centers for adults and pediatrics, and is a statutory teaching hospital system that offers both specialty and community hospitals, including Lakeland Regional Health Systems, which joined Orlando Health October 1, 2017. More than 3,000 physicians have privileges across the system, which is also one of the area's largest employers with more than 23,000 employees who serve nearly 155,000 inpatients, more than 3 million outpatients, and more than 10,000 international patients each year. Additionally, Orlando Health provides more than $345 million in support of community health needs. More information can be found at www.orlandohealth.com.
Orlando Health Physicians is a network of more than 500 primary care physicians and specialists, caring for patients throughout a four-county region (Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Lake) in Central Florida. Orlando Health Physicians practice in more than 50 locations that include both hospitals and outpatient facilities. The physicians behind Orlando Health's facilities help drive patient satisfaction for the entire hospital network, ranking nationally in the top 10 percentile.
Orlando Health Physicians Group Ortho/Sports Medicine Practice is seeking a LPN II who can provide and document individualized patient care to include patient evaluation, education, medication administration, IV therapy, treatments and patient safety as directed by the RN.
Graduate from an approved school of nursing.
Successful completion of a 30 hour approved IV therapy course.
Current nursing license in the State of Florida renewed every two years.
Maintains current BLS/HealthCare Provider certification.
Demonstrates competency in advanced practical nursing skills and use of patient care/unit equipment as defined by unit specific requisite skills.
Communicates appropriate information regarding the patient's condition to the RN and other members of the healthcare team.
Maintains a safe and caring environment for both patient and family.
Assumes an active role in keeping informed about changes in hospital policy, procedure and equipment.
Participates in nursing PI activities as assigned.
Demonstrates awareness of legal issues, patient rights and compliance with the standards of regulatory and accrediting agencies.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served on the assigned unit.
Demonstrates the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's/area's/department's policies and procedures.