Sep 17, 2020

RN, 23-hour Observation Unit

  • Northside Hospital
  • Northside, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Job Description

The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act.

This new unit will serve as an observation unit for patients that present from the Emergency Department. The patient population on the unit include 23-hour observations, short stay surgeries,

general surgery, total joint replacement, fractures and minor trauma patients. RN’s administer medications accurately according to policy. Completes

admission and shift patient assessments. Plans and carries out patient care. Assists physicians with examinations and special procedures.