Registered Nurse First Assist RNFA AdventHealth Wesley Chapel
Location Address: 2600 Bruce B. Downs Blvd Wesley Chapel, Florida 33544
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Wesley Chapel
From state- of- the- art equipment to the most intricate building details, AdventHealth Wesley Chapel was designed from the ground up to maximize healing, patient care and wellness
Recognized as leader in patient satisfaction and was named Top 100 Hospital in Modern Healthcare Magazine by IBM Watson Health
50,000 sq ft community Health & Wellness Center
Comprehensive women’s health center named Inspiration Place that incorporates female physician specialists, women’s imaging, pelvic floor and female physical therapy and a boutique spa.
Consistently named a Top Workplace in Tampa Bay by the Tampa Bay Times
AdventHealth Wesley Chapel has been named to Healthgrades Top 250 Hospitals list. This places them in the top 5% of hospitals in the country for superior clinical performance and excellence
Opened an offsite 24 bed, 24/7 emergency room in Central Pasco to better serve the emergency health needs of residents in west and central Pasco
PRN Days – 10 or 12 hour shifts
You Will Be Responsible For:
Accepts responsibility by initiating the incident reporting mechanisms when indicated.
Adheres strictly to RNFA Intra-operative protocols.
Adheres to AORN recommendations and practices standards.
Adheres to guidelines and privileges/credentials for RNFA and functions within those guidelines.
Adheres to job description for operating room RN. (See job description).
Assists with pre-and postoperative assessment of the patient.
Assists with the orientation of new employees.
Assumes unit responsibility when delegated to do so by the nursing manager or director.
Assures appropriate traffic control in the Operating Room.
Assures patients’ right for privacy, safety and confidentiality at all times.
Performs surgical counts per policy.
Prepares Operating Room set up.
Promotes and contributes positively to intra and interdepartmental relations.
Recognizes abnormal diagnostic laboratory data, blood gas values, radiologic data and knows the implied significance of each.
Recognizes emergency situations and reacts efficiently and appropriately.
Updates preference cards as needed.
Utilizes appropriate channels of communication when initiating change, reporting information or concerns.
Other duties as assigned.
What You Will Need:
Basic RN nursing skills
Fluent in English language, speaking, reading, writing
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing upon hire (diploma or transcripts)
Graduate of an accredited RN Surgical Assistant program at a college or university upon hire (diploma, certificate of completion or transcripts)
One year of previous Operating Room experience preferred
One year of previous RNFA experience preferred
Current FL Registered Nurse license upon hire
Current American Heart Association BLS upon hire
Current American Heart Association ACLS upon hire
Current CNOR Certification upon hire
Four hours Hip and Knee Replacement Education within 6 months of hire date, then annually
Two hours of Stroke Education within 6 months of hire date, then 1 hour annually
Certification as an RNFA preferred
Performs specialized nursing care in all phases of the peri-operative role. In the absence of a qualified physician the registered nurse who possesses appropriate knowledge and technical skills serves as first assistant for surgical procedures.
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.