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Located north of Orlando in the community of Altamonte Springs, our facility is consistently named “Best Hospital” for overall quality, reputation, doctors and nurses by local residents
As the largest satellite campus within the AdventHealth system, AdventHealth Altamonte has been providing state-of-the-art healthcare to the community since 1973
The 398-bed hospital cares for more than 168,000 patients a year. We are proud to be revolutionizing health care with visionary leadership and world-class resources
Want to see what it is like to work with us? Click here for a virtual tour of the Altamonte Springs Campus
The Medical Surgical unit is a 38-bed unit that cares for multisystem disease processes.
We specialize in general surgeries ranging from appendectomies, cholecystectomy, urology, podiatry, colon rectal, and women’s surgeries.
It is a fast-paced unit that takes pride in delivering high quality connected care to our patients.
We have excellent teamwork and have been recognized for a Nurse’s Week team excellence award.
We support clinical growth and career advancement.
• Full Time 3/12 hr. shifts weekly and every other weekend; 7am-7pm
You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides patient care appropriate to age, mobility, acuity and culture. Assists with physician exams and data gathering. Participates in obtaining a nursing history.
Performs physical exam on admission and throughout shift including physical, mental, social and spiritual Participates in education and discharge planning using established education materials.
Performs and legibly documents basic nursing procedures and medication administration
Collaborates with RN and makes appropriate nursing decisions and interventions. Interprets diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition. Recognizes and reports problems.
Supervises other healthcare team members in the clinical environment. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training and education of new personnel.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of a school of practical nursing.
Current valid State of Florida or multi state license as a Licensed Practical Nurse
Experience in the clinical setting related to area of specialty (Preferred)
Specialty Certification (Preferred)
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 (may include neonate to geriatric). Approaches patient care using the nursing process of planning, implementing and evaluating outcomes.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.