The Observation unit at Northwest Hospital is a 20-bed unit that cares for a diverse mix of diagnoses. The majority of patients stay on this unit for less than 24 hours. Nurses on this unit specialize in telemetry, stroke and advanced cardiac life support (ACLS).
Position summary: As a member of the patient care team, the RNI provides safe, age-appropriate patient care and functions as an advisor and resource for patients and their families.
Requirements: Basic professional knowledge; equivalent to a Bachelor's degree; working knowledge of theory and practice within a specialized field. Less than one year experience. Maryland Registered Nurse License. American Heart Association CPR Certification. Microsoft Office Suite. Basic computer skills. Cerner; Medical terminology.