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    Summary

    Patient Care Area 6A is a 23-bed unit for postoperative and medicine patients. The types of patients include general medicine, orthopedics, neurosurgery, plastics, urology, ENT and vascular.

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    Responsibilities

    The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of care. RN's partner with Nursing Assistants and Surgical Case Managers in the delivery of nursing care. Independently plan and provide professional nursing care for patients in accordance with physician orders and established policies and procedures. Provide nursing services to patients and families in accordance with the scope of the RN as defined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.
    Plan, provide, supervise and document professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process for patients in accordance with physician orders and established policies and procedures. Use professional nursing
    judgment to individualize the plan of care based on assessment of the patient's baseline needs and response to care. Delegate tasks.

    Participate in own professional development by maintaining required competencies, identifying learning needs and seeking appropriate assistance or educational offerings.

    Participate in the identification of clinical or operational performance improvement opportunities and in performance improvement activities.

    Work Schedule: 8-hour tours, various shifts day evening and nights, with rotating weekends
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

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