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RN-PD

North Shore-LIJ Health System Type Full time Posted 7/19/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 10/1/2014
NY - New York (All) - Huntington Referral - n/a -    
RN-PD
Description

NORTH SHORE - LIJ HEALTH SYSTEM

HUNTINGTON

JOB DESCRIPTION

 


JOB TITLE                 :           RN (REGISTERED NURSE)

 

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POSITION SUMMARY

 

Performs an age specific plan of care for a designated group of patients using the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care. Collaborates with physicians and other health team members in coordinating and implementing procedures and treatments. Uses leadership skills/clinical judgment in coordinating patient care and directing/delegating activities of the patient care unit team.

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1.     Assesses the patient’s physiologic health status

·      Conducts patient interview, explains policies and procedures to patient/significant others, reviews patient’s chart and answers questions correctly and courteously;

·      Assesses gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, respiratory, renal and neurological health status;

·      Determines mobility, sensory deficits, prostheses use, and skin condition and adjusts plan of care, as appropriate;

·      Assesses level of pain and pain management;

·      Communicates/documents patient’s physiologic health status and plan of care.

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