Location: Gulf Coast Medical Center
Department: Orthopedics Unit
13681 Doctor's Way
Shift: Shift 3
7:00:00 PM to 7:30:00 AM
Fort Myers, FL 33912
Work Type: Full Time
Lee Health is a non-profit organization with more than 14,000 employees, 4,500 volunteers, and more than 750 employed primary care and specialty care providers with nearly 90 practice locations throughout Southwest Florida. The organization has four acute care hospitals and two specialty hospitals that together house 1,812 hospital beds.
Now is the best time to join our team at Lee Health in Fort Myers, Naples, and Cape Coral. Florida. Not only will you get to work for the largest non-profit Hospital System in Florida, but most importantly, you will be a part of a team of Caring People Inspiring Health. To meet our growing needs, we are offering relocation/sign on bonuses and an exceptional hiring package for qualified candidates selected to join our team.
Responsible for the safe delivery and documentation of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Performs responsibilities in five areas of nursing practice utilizing critical thinking, management, problem solving and differentiation of urgency in the role of: 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 American Nursing 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 into 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. The nurse practice is guided by the code of ethics for nurses with interpretative statements.