2776 Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL
Department: Operating Room
Categories: OR Nursing
Shift: 6:45 AM-5:15 PM
Responsible for the safe delivery and documentation of patient care in a critical care area through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Performs responsibilities in five areas of nursing practice: clinician, teacher, researcher, leadership and professional development. Responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards subscribed to by the Association of Peri-Operative Registered Nurses and American Nurses Association, Florida Nurses Association and in accordance with the Florida Nurse Practice Act and other regulatory standards. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Supports the organization vision and mission. Uses knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity in the provision of patient care. Contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. Must cover call as assigned. The nurse practice is guided by the code of ethics for nurses with interpretative statements.