Employees are hired to help Adventist Health System extend the healing ministry of Christ. They are expected to exhibit a continuous behavior of professionalism, which includes but is not limited to, treating customers and co-workers with respect and dignity, aligning behavior with customer service principles, maintaining customer and patient confidentiality, abiding by employee guidelines for professional behavior, appearance, and communication, exhibiting teamwork behaviors, being effective in conflict resolution, helping others to understand issues and accept changes, demonstrating high standards of work performance and flexibility, maintaining positive interdepartmental relationships, keeping a positive attitude, and adhering to the policies and procedures of the organization.
The Post-Exposure Nurse (PEN) is responsible for supporting the exposure needs of all clients in ways that will be customer driven and cost effective. This position requires the consistent demonstration of excellence in customer service, while adhering to Florida Hospital policies and procedures, and to all rules and regulations applicable to local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Accountable to support the department in assisting with the operation & profitability of the Post Exposure Nurse (PEN) Program. This may include but is not limited to:
o Functions as a Per Diem employee in an on-call-schedule arrangement to include day, evening, night and weekend shifts.
o Travels to various client locations to provide treatment for exposures, to include: patient counseling, blood draws, and medication administration when indicated.
o Follows polices & procedures to reduce risk.
o Functions within a team while remaining confident when independent.
o Interacts in a professional manner with all clients and co-workers.
o Accurately documents in electronic medical record (EMR) in a timely manner.
o Performs other duties as requested.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
· Strong venipuncture skills.
· Proficiency in EMR use and Microsoft Office.
· Exceptional customer service & telephone etiquette.
· Ability to work independently and properly manage time.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
· Knowledge of Florida Statutes pertaining to HIV testing.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
· Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
· Clinical phlebotomy experience.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
· Experience in the occupational health field.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
· HIV 500/501 Certification.
· Florida Notary Certification.
Internal Number: 273716
About AdventHealth Greater Orlando
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.