(Per-Diem) RN II - MSOM - Neurological Surgery - Pope Life Center

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Job location: Campus - UHealth/Miller School of Medicine

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2018-11-28
Req: R100027544

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The department of Neurological Surgery is seeking a Per Diem Registered Nurse II (RN II).The RN II delivers patient-family centered care in a culturallycompetent manner utilizing evidence-based standards of quality, safety, andservice while ensuring population-specific patient care. TThe RN II assessesassigned patients and evaluates plans to include documentation of nursing care.Reports symptoms and changes in patients' condition and vital signs.Modifiespatient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses, conditions andphysician orders. Reviews, evaluates and reports diagnostic tests to assesspatient's condition. Consults with physicians and other healthcare professionalsrelated to assigned patients to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patientcare plans. Prepares patients for, and assists with examinations, proceduresand treatments.Considers patient age and culture during patient treatments andprovides any needed information regarding treatment plan.Nurtures acompassionate environment by providing psychological support.The RN II performsappropriate patient tests and safely administers medications within the scopeof practice.Administers and maintains accurate records related to medicationsand treatments as per regulatory bodies, policies, procedures and physicianorders. Communicates plan of care in a timely manner to patient and family, aswell as the appropriate team members, ensuring compliance with all regulatoryguidelines (i.e. HIPAA). Uses best practices for transition of patient care.Uses available resources to assist in discharge planning. Plans, prioritizes,and adjusts assignments to accomplish goals and render superior patient care;seeks assistance when needed. Adapts to changing work demands and environment.Safely operates medical equipment. The RN II serves as a preceptor and assists new staffin the provision of care in order to help them acclimate to the healthcareenvironment, and a direct patient care role. Provides concise and constructivefeedback when needed. Adheres to University and unit-level policies andprocedures and safeguards University assets.Position Requirements:Education:Bachelorof Science in nursing requiredCertificationand Licensing:RegisteredNurse License; Basic Life Support Certification (BLS)Experience:Minimum2 years of nursing experienceUHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for. The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays and much more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information-https://www.hr.miami.edu/careers/employment-laws-eo/index.htmlPatient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University of Miami School of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

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Posted: 12/21/2018
Application Due: 3/22/2019
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