Job Description & Requirements
Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical
Unit Size: 29 beds
Ratios: 1:4-5 acuity dependent.
Patient Population: Ortho, Neuro and Telemetry patients.
Lines/Drains/Devices: Wounds vacs, PICC lines, Central lines.
Airway: BiPAP, CPAP, High Flow, Nasal cannulas.
Drips: Cardizem, Heparin, and Insulin. Typically non-titratable drips on MS/Tele units.
Ancillary Staff: 1-2 support staff on per shift depending on census and availability. Phlebotomy available for lab draws.
Scheduling: Every other weekend and holiday.
Scrubs: Navy blue scrubs.
Other: Nurses are required to read/verify telemetry strips once a shift in EPIC.