Location Address: 2450 N Orange Blossom Trail Kissimmee, FL 34744
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Kissimmee
AdventHealth Kissimmee is an 163-bed community-focused hospital
Conveniently located near Walt Disney World
The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties
AdventHealth Kissimmee has recently expanded to include a new medical office building, patient tower, and new main entrance
Endoscopy serves both inpatient and outpatient populations. This is a growing unit with a new building that was opened in February 2020. Our Endoscopy services include ERCP, Motility, Diagnostic and Operative Colonoscopies, pH studies, upper and lower Endoscopy EMR, Peg Tube placement, Argon Plasma Coagulation, and Barxx. We are open 7 days/week with on-call commitments overnight and on holidays. We offer comprehensive nursing services to our patients.
Full Time M-F 9a - 5p, call required
You Will Be Responsible For:
Responsible for moving patients through clinic in an efficient manner, ensuring they have completed visits with all disciplines/consultants.
Utilizes knowledge and ability to coordinate the care of patients in the outpatient setting to achieve optimal physical, social and emotional compliance.
Participates in obtaining a nursing history. Collaborates with RN and makes appropriate nursing decisions and interventions. Recognizes and reports problems. Responds to requests for assistance.
Provides patient care appropriate to age, mobility, acuity and culture. Assists with physician exams and data gathering. Performs and documents basic nursing procedures. Recognizes potential safety hazards to maintain a safe environment. Functions appropriately in emergencies.
Participates in education and discharge planning using established education materials.
Utilizes the ability to interpret diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition and reports as appropriate
The Licensed Practical Nurse gives direct and indirect nursing care under the direction of a professional nurse and performs routine duties in caring for identified age specific groups; approaches patient care using the nursing process of planning, implementing and evaluating outcomes; and adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.