Mar 04, 2021

RN, General Medical/Telemetry Unit

  • Northside Hospital
  • Northside, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Job Description

The Medical Telemetry Unit is a progressive medical unit with telemetry
capability that delivers high quality, personalized, cost-effective care. The
scope of care for this unit includes the care of patients utilizing nursing
process, of assessment, interventions and evaluation of care. The unit is
primarily a major cardiac/pulmonary/stroke/neuro and dialysis (contract) unit
with 31 private rooms. Patients served are primarily adults, ages 20-100+, but
the unit will serve pediatric patients in special circumstances. Care is
provided for a vast number of patient types requiring management of cardiac
arrhythmias, IV therapy, nutritional needs, wound care, hemodialysis, blood
glucose monitoring, physical therapy, respiratory therapy, and pain control

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.