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RN - REGISTERED NURSE - SINAI HOSPITAL - PROGRESSIVE CARE UNIT
- Baltimore, Maryland
- Job Type
- 21 Sep 2022
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UNIT SUMMARY: Progressive Care Unit: Progressive Care is moving to 48 beds; a cardiac telemetry unit for patients with diagnoses such as chest pain, congestive heart failure and cardiac arrhythmias, or who require preoperative and postoperative care for catheterization. This is a very fast-paced unit that can have as many as 15 discharges and admissions per day. The daily routine for nurses on this unit consists of bedside shift reports, assessments, hourly rounding, phlebotomies, IV insertions, patient education and more. During daily accountable care unit rounding, physicians, nurses, case management/social workers, and members of the pharmacy team collaborate and discuss the care plans of patients. Staff members on this unit pride themselves on an autonomous nursing practice setting and strongly value communication, collaboration and teamwork.
JOB SUMMARY: Provides safe, age-appropriate patient care, and functions as advisor and resource for patients and their families as a member of the patient care team.
BSN or ASN with 2+ years of experience required.
Working knowledge of theory and practice within a specialized field.
Maryland RN license.
American Heart Association CPR certification.
Specialty certification preferred.
Microsoft Office Suite; Basic computer skills; Cerner; Healthstream; Standard Office Equipment.
Medical terminology: Nursing Process skills based on MD Nurse Practice Act.
Critical thinking skills
LifeBridge Health is a $2B+, 13,000 team member healthcare system that Cares Bravely for over 1 million patients annually throughout Maryland. We are comprised of 5 main healthcare centers: Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Carroll Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, and Grace Medical Center as well as several community practices.
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore was founded in 1866 as a 10-room hospital to answer the needs of Jewish patients and doctors. Today, Sinai continues that spirit of invention and inclusion. The hospital continues to break ground in improving human health with advanced medical care, innovative research and caring for the whole person.
Sinai serves the people of greater Baltimore as well as national and international patients. Teams of experts at its renowned Centers of Excellence provide specialized, advanced care. Additionally, Sinai's Bio Incubator gives emerging biotech and health sciences companies lab space and access to leading physicians.
As a nonprofit teaching hospital, Sinai provides training for more than 140 residents and 400 medical students yearly. With 483 beds, Sinai is the largest community hospital in Maryland.
Location: LifeBridge Health NURSING-PCU
Schedule: Full-time w/Weekend Commitment, Night shift
- Job Reference: 717545927-2
- Date Posted: 21 September 2022
- Recruiter: LifeBridge Health
- Location: Baltimore, Maryland
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent