Licensed Practical Nurse
Company: Orlando Health
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: November 18, 2021
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Bayfront Health St. Petersburg -
Department: BHMG Administration
Status: Full Time
701 6th Street South,
St. Petersburg, Florida, 33701,
Bayfront Health St. Petersburg
Situated in the heart of downtown St. Petersburg on Florida's Gulf
coast, Bayfront Health St. Petersburg has served the residents of
the region for more than 100 years and joined the Orlando Health
system in 2020. Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is a 480-bed
tertiary care center equipped to provide comprehensive medical and
surgical care. The hospital offers many areas of expertise,
including surgery and trauma, neuroscience, cardiology, acute
rehabilitation and obstetrics. The hospital has a 38-bed
neurosciences unit with a dedicated neurology team consisting of
board-certified neuroscience specialists and physicians with
subspecialty expertise in stroke, epilepsy and Parkinson's disease,
and includes a Level IV Epilepsy Center. In partnership with Johns
Hopkins All Children's Hospital, Bayfront Health St. Petersburg
Baby Place offers full obstetrical services and is a Level III
Regional Perinatal Intensive Care Center, one of only 12 in
Florida. The hospital also is home to the Bayfront Health St.
Petersburg Cardiac Cath Lab, located in the James Heart Center,
which offers a full range of cardiovascular care and an on-site
inpatient rehabilitation unit, as well as the nearby Bayfront
Health St. Petersburg Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center.
Provides and documents individualized patient care to include
patient evaluation, education, medication administration,
treatments and patient safety as directed by the RN.
Graduate from an approved school of nursing.
Assumes responsibility for professional development and continuing
Meets all mandatory and developmental requirements and performance
competencies for Orlando Health and unit/department.
Current nursing license in the State of Florida renewed every two
years. Maintains current CPR certification.
- Demonstrates competency in nursing skills and use of patient
care/unit equipment as defined by unit specific requisite
- Communicates appropriate information regarding the patient's
condition to the RN and other members of the healthcare
- Maintains a safe and caring environment for both patient and
- Assumes an active role in keeping informed about changes in
hospital policy, procedure and equipment.
- Participates in nursing PI activities as assigned.
- Demonstrates awareness of legal issues, patient rights and
compliance with the standards of regulatory and accrediting
- Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care
appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her
- Demonstrates the ability to assess data reflective of the
patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed
to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her
age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in
the unit's/area's/department's policies and procedures.
- Maintains reasonably regular, punctual attendance consistent
with Orlando Health policies, the ADA, FMLA and other federal,
state and local standards.
- Maintains compliance with all Orlando Health policies and
Other Related Functions
- The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of
growth and development over the life span.
- Practices efficient use of supplies.
- Maintains a clean, safe and organized unit.
ABOUT ORLANDO HEALTH
Orlando Health, headquartered in Orlando, Florida, is a
not-for-profit healthcare organization with $7.1 billion of assets
under management that serves the southeastern United States.
Founded more than 100 years ago, the healthcare system is
recognized around the world for its pediatric and adult Level One
Trauma program as well as the only state-accredited Level Two Adult
Trauma Center in Pinellas County. It is the home of the nation's
largest neonatal intensive care unit under one roof, the only
system in the southeast to offer open fetal surgery to repair the
most severe forms of spina bifida, the site of an Olympic athlete
training facility and operator of one of the largest and highest
performing clinically integrated networks in the region. Orlando
Health is a statutory teaching system that pioneers life-changing
medical research. The 3,200-bed system includes 15 wholly-owned
hospitals and emergency departments; rehabilitation services,
cancer and heart institutes, imaging and laboratory services, wound
care centers, physician offices for adults and pediatrics, skilled
nursing facilities, an in-patient behavioral health facility, home
healthcare services in partnership with LHC Group, and urgent care
centers in partnership with CareSpot Urgent Care. Nearly 4,200
physicians, representing more than 80 medical specialties and
subspecialties have privileges across the Orlando Health system,
which employs nearly 22,000 team members. In FY20, Orlando Health
served nearly 150,000 inpatients and nearly 3.1 million
outpatients. During that same time period, Orlando Health provided
approximately $760 million in total value to the communities it
serves in the form of charity care, community benefit programs and
services, community building activities and more. Additional
information can be found at http://www.orlandohealth.com, or follow
us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
Keywords: Orlando Health, St. Petersburg , Licensed Practical Nurse , Healthcare , Saint Petersburg, Florida
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!