Overview

AdventHealth Medical Group formerly known as Florida Hospital Medical Group is associated with the largest Protestant not-for-profit healthcare system in the world, AdventHealth and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. AHMG’s advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at AdventHealth’s ten campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Heart of Florida, Kissimmee, Lake Wales, Orlando, Winter Park and AdventHealth Waterman in Tavares. 

Hyperbaric Medicine & Wound Management - PRN APRN or PA at Kissimmee

Per Diem opportunity for an APRN or PA

Serving AdventHealth Kissimmee

AdventHealth Medical Group Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Management Center at Kissimmee is looking to expand their growing team. The ideal candidate would be wound care certified with the availability to diagnose, evaluate and treat health conditions as well as promote good overall health practices to help patients improve their quality of life.

General Summary:

The APP, under the supervision of the Physicians is responsible for: • Performs patient histories and physical exams on patients with acute and chronic wounds in the office setting

• Provide the highest quality of wound care to ill, injured or disabled patients

• Taking all consults first, then developing a plan and consulting with MDs

• Manages follow-ups

• Order, interpret and evaluate lab and imagining results

• Procedures expected to perform but are not limited to: Debridement’s biopsies, wound assessment, dressing application, pressure relief, and pain and/or odor control

• Has extensive knowledge of Wound, Ostomy and Continence

• Maintains accurate patient medical records by tracking the progress of wound healing and document in a timely manner

Schedule Details:

• Main location: AdventHealth Kissimmee

• Schedule is as needed

• Out patient clinic responsibilities

Knowledge and Skills Required:

• Enthusiastic team player

• Willingness to learn

• Flexible, adaptable to change

• Strong communication skills

Education and Experience Required:

• Master’s degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant Studies

• Wound, Ostomy, Continence (WOCN) experience (highly preferred)

• Pain Management and Experience (highly preferred)

Licensure, Certification, and Registration Required:

• Current, valid Florida APRN or PA-C license

• ANCC, NCCPA (or equivalent) certification

• Current BLS and ACLS

•Wound Care Certification (WCC)

• Current, valid DEA License

Hospital Description

AdventHealth Kissimmee, a part of AdventHealth Orlando, formerly Florida Hospital Kissimmee offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in a full range of specialties. Some of the area’s finest doctors and surgeons practice today’s most cutting-edge treatments and techniques at our esteemed Osceola County campus. There’s nothing more important than the health and well-being of your family. When it comes to health care, your loved ones deserve elite medical services, personalized attention and a warm, nurturing environment that fosters healing and recovery. Our new hospital expansion to 162 beds delivers all of this and more. We’ve transformed our hospital into a world-class destination for individualized comprehensive care just for you.

Community Description

Orlando is known as the City Beautiful. There is much more than theme parks here! Our community is culturally diverse and a great place to raise a family. We have excellent public and private schools. Orlando is also the setting for several colleges and Universities, including the University of Central Florida.  We are home to multiple theaters, art museums, art festivals and film festivals. We are well known for our excellent restaurants. We have a vibrant sports community with national teams like the Orlando Magic Basketball and Orlando City Soccer Club. We offer year round pleasant weather for outdoor fun and are only an hour away from some of the most scenic beaches in the Southeast.