RN/Regsitered Nurse - Inpatient Rehab
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*
Conducts individualized patient assessment and provides appropriate interventions per policy, procedures and protocols.
Analyze and prioritize pertinent data, communicates findings and documents information.
Utilizes equipment and performs special procedures competently as related to unit Scope of Care.
Performs appropriate treatments as ordered by physician
Organizes and prioritizes nursing care for unit specific patient assignment.
Administers all medications utilizing 8 rights to medication administration and knowledge of pharmacokinetics.
Initiates and documents patient teaching and discharge planning in collaboration with multidisciplinary team members.
Acquires and maintains current knowledge pertinent to nursing practice in department.
Communicates effectively with all members of healthcare team utilizing verbal and written skills.