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RN - Ambulatory (CASUAL/PRN)
at Nemours Children's Health System
Pensacola, FL

RN - Ambulatory (CASUAL/PRN)
at Nemours Children's Health System
Pensacola, FL

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As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own. 

Nemours is seeking a Registered Nurse - Ambulatory (Casual/PRN), to join our team in Pensacola, Florida.

With clinic locations in Pensacola and Destin, Fla., Nemours provides pediatric specialty care to children and families in northwest Florida and southern Alabama. We offer comprehensive, family-centered care in more than 30 pediatric specialties with several of our physicians regularly named among the “Best Doctors in America®.

This position is responsible for:

Providing and coordinating nursing care to the pediatric population and collaborating with other professionals on a institutional, community, state and national level.

Position Responsibilities

Performs complete and accurate patient assessment or reassessment. 

  • Provides education to the patient and /or parent/guardian in a manner that the recipient understands in order to contribute to positive patient care outcome and patient satisfaction. 

Responsible for patient flow of clinic.

  • Obtain vital signs.
  • Capturing and entering patient information into EMR.
  • Performance of basic laboratory test and entering results in EMR.
  • Collecting and preparing laboratory specimens.
  • Performing electrocardiograms.
  • Performance of in office testing.
  • Rooming of patients into exam rooms with preparation for exam and assisting provider with exam. 

  • Ensuring appropriate documentation such as x-rays and laboratory reports are available for provider’s review.
  • Prepare, clean and stock exam rooms for clinic.
  • Ensure provider’s orders are carried out:
  • Perform and document quality controls on laboratory equipment.
  • Under the direction of the provider will schedule PT/OT, surgery and diagnostic tests to include pre-authorization and notification of patient.
  • Assist provider with procedures as necessary.
  • Ensures medications are safely stored in an appropriate area as designated by law, and that medication expiration dates are evaluated on a monthly schedule. 
  • Familiar with pharmacokinetics, contraindications, side effects, mode of administration of all medications  provider prescribes.   Facilitate refills and medication authorizations. 
  • Performs intravenous procedures to include obtaining peripheral and central line access. 
  • Obtaining specimens from peripheral or central lines. 
  • Maintain sterile technique with central line and perform central line care.
  • Handles all telephone calls in a courteous and timely manner with documentation of call in EMR.    
  • Ensure accurate ICD and CPT codes are recorded.
  • Ability to cross cover in other clinical departments. 

Position Requirements

  • ASN required, BSN preferred
  • Current BLS required
  • Current licensure in Florida as Registered Nurse
  • Minimum of one year experience required

***EXTERNAL APPLICANTS:  Please be advised if you apply to this position, you will be asked to take an assessment as part of the application process.  This could add an additional 20 to 45 minutes, based upon the assessment that corresponds with this position.  Please allow yourself enough time to complete the test, as you will not be able to save your application and come back to complete it at a later time.  Do not use your mobile phone to apply to this position; our assessment is not compatible with mobile devices at this time ***

Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.

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