Registered Nurse Orthopedics
Registered Nurse / RN
Department: Orthopedics / Ortho / Med Surg
Work Schedule: FT Nights
Delivers professional nursing care to all patient populations in the Ortho Unit. Performs acuity assignment; follows standard of care utilizing Nursing Process in delivery of care; maintains accountability for professional decisions and actions.
Evidence of basic understanding and ability to utilize the nursing process.
Demonstrate some knowledge, ability and judgment necessary to perform within the guidelines of the disease specific care of patient that are but not limited to: neuroscience, oncology, orthopedic and cardiology disorders.
Prepare plan of care with the assistance of hospital/department policies and licensure practice act.
Assesses patients in order to plan, intervene and evaluate care; apply scientific and technical knowledge; use a variety of equipment and makes decisions utilizing basic critical thinking skills.