The Med/Surg Observation unit is for short-term patients who have been transferred from the ER.
Coordinates and provides care utilizing the critical thinking framework known as the nursing process. The nursing process forms the foundation of the nurse's decision making to help partner with patients/families to attain, maintain and restore health whenever possible. Blends caring, compassion, knowledge and integrity to provide safe quality care that preserves patient autonomy, dignity and rights. Performs other duties as assigned.
Experience Description: None *** Experience Minimum Required: None *** Experience Preferred/Desired: None *** Education Description: None *** Education Minimum Required: ADN *** Education Desired/Preferred: BSN *** Training Description: None *** Training Minimum Required: None *** Training Desired/Preferred: None *** Special Skills Description: None *** Special Skills Minimum Required: Computer literacy *** Special Skills Desired/Preferred: None *** Licensure Description: RN *** Licensure Minimum Required: RN,BLS *** Licensure Preferred: RN