Registered Nurse Surgical Transplant PCU Training Program FT Nights

Gainesville, Florida
Sep 27, 2021
Oct 27, 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

  Registered Nurse Surgical Transplant PCU Training Program AdventHealth Orlando

  Location Address: 601 E Rollins St., Orlando, FL 32803   Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando

Up to $3,000 Relocation Bonus potential for eligible candidates (See terms below) Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year   

Unit Description

The Transplant PCU/IMU is a fast paced, intermediate surgical 40 bed unit specializing in the care of Kidney, Liver and Pancreas transplant patients. We care for the transplant population during their immediate post op period as well as during readmission to the hospital for various reasons including illness or the treatment of rejection.  As a post op floor, our patient population can also include patients recovering from urological , and general procedures/surgeries. Our unit thrives on a culture of continued learning and engagement which in return, provides our patients and their families an environment conducive to safety, learning and healing Work Hours/Shift: •           Full Time Nights

  *Up to $3,000 Relocation available for eligible candidates (see terms below)

Relocation Eligibility:

Applicable experience required. Full Time employment contract required..  Must live 50 miles outside of campus address.   You Will Be Responsible For:     
  • NURSING PROCESS: Completes timely assessments per Practice Guidelines including physiological, psychological, developmental, sociocultural, spiritual, and life-style factors, including signs of abuse or neglect. Makes appropriate decisions and interventions and nursing diagnosis according to patients actual or potential health conditions or needs. (American Nurses Association [ANA], 2012)
  • NURSING PROCESS: Based on the assessment and diagnosis, sets measurable and achievable short and long-range goals for the patient (ANA, 2012), assisting in the development and implementation of an individualized plan of care. Prioritizes and completes follow up assessments, evaluates and modifies plan of care as needed. Nursing practice reflects mutual goal setting and whole person care including meeting the needs of the mind, body and spirit. (King, 1995)
  • NURSING KNOWLEDGE: Demonstrates the ability to assess and interpret diagnostic data relative to patient age and condition, including, but not limited to, lab results, non-invasive monitoring data and interdisciplinary team notes. Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge and skills pertaining to all diagnoses, procedures, medications, complications, and equipment associated with unit patient population. 
  • PATIENT SAFETY: Nursing practice reflects the application of knowledge, skill and adherence to all pertinent regulatory standards.  Follows strict infection prevention precautions. Adheres to policy and procedure regarding all aspects of medication safety. Practice reflects importance of patient teaching and takes advantage of opportunities, both planned and unplanned, to carry it out in accordance with plan of care.
  • COMMUNICATION: Promotes an exceptional patient experience by abiding to compassion and image standards and fostering excellent nurse-patient relationships through effective/therapeutic communication with the patient, family, and visitors, including but not limited to and as applicable, hourly rounding. Exhibits ability to utilize appropriate techniques, verbiage, and resources in all interactions with the patient to their level of understanding.  Communicates effectively with interdisciplinary team by completing thorough hand-off communication in all situations. Follows chain of command when appropriate.
  • Graduate of a school of nursing
  • Minimum of six (6) months of experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
  • Minimum of 1 year of nursing experience

  • Professional Certification
  Job Summary:The Registered Nurse entering a training program is responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care responsibilities to identified age-specific groups. Utilizes the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing department.  Graduate nurses and experienced nurses entering a training program will be under the direct supervision of a preceptor for all principal duties and responsibilities during the training program with eventual transition to independent practice after successful training program completion. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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