Responsible for the safe delivery and documentation of all
aspects of Vascular Access (VA) 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 Vascular Access 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.
Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferredand/orNo Experience Required
Previous IV therapy with demonstrated skills. Qualified
individuals will successfully complete the competency assessment.
PICC line insertion experience preferred.
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
Preferredand/orRegistered Nurse LicenseRequired
Preferredand/orBLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life
Proof of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic
Life Support (BLS, current for a minimum of 90 days after hire