As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours is seeking a RN-Ambulatory (Cardiology)/FULL-TIME, M-F to join our Nemours Children's Hospital team in Orlando, Florida.
Located in Orlando, Fla., Nemours Children’s Hospital is the newest addition to the Nemours integrated healthcare system. Our 100-bed pediatric hospital also features the area’s only 24-hour Emergency Department designed just for kids as well as outpatient pediatric clinics including several specialties previously unavailable in the region. A hospital designed by families for families, Nemours Children’s Hospital blends the healing power of nature with the latest in healthcare innovation to deliver world-class care to the children of Central Florida and beyond. In keeping with our goal of bringing Nemours care into the communities we serve, we also provide specialty outpatient care in several clinics located throughout the region.
This position is responsible for the following:
Providing nursing care in one of the Ambulatory Care areas (i.e. hospital and satellite clinics) as well as ensure that quality procedural care is provided for the patient population in the hospital and procedure rooms. This registered nurse will also be counted as staff and will provide the additional knowledge and experience necessary for cardiology procedures.
Providing nursing care in partnership with the child and family that is individualized to meet the child or family’s unique needs and situation.
Accountable and responsible for the coordination and management of a designated group of patients in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team.
Assessing, evaluating and developing nursing plan considering the patient and family’s individual, cultural, ethnic and religious values and beliefs.
Delivering care based on family centered care principles in collaboration with other medical professionals.
Evaluating nursing care on an ongoing basis and revising the plan of care as appropriate.
Verifies availability of all supplies required for procedural activity.
Supervises use and handling of supplies to decrease mishandling and breakage.
Supervises care and cleanliness of equipment and supplies to ensure good working condition. Ensures compliance with all aspects of patient safety and infection control.
Assures all aspects of patient care are performed in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.
BSN required. Will consider candidate currently enrolled in BSN program.
Current and valid RN license in the state of Florida required.
Minimum one (1) year of experience as a Pediatric RN required, Cardiology or critical care preferred.
Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred.
Valid American Heart Association BLS Certification required upon hire; BLS certification must be valid for 90 days post start date.
PALS Certification within six (6) months of hire date.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.