The incumbent will assume principle responsibility under general supervision, for the total care, assessment, implementation and evaluation of each patient assigned to the Patient Care Unit either directly and/or through leadership of personnel. He/she will develop and/or revise a plan of care. The incumbent will initiate healthcare training and education to the patient and/or patient's family to facilitate recovery. Utilizes principles of teaching and learning to assist patients, staff and self in the identification of the need for new knowledge and skills.
Graduate from an accredited nursing school.
Active licensed Nurse in the State of Maryland and/or compact state.
CPR/BLS & ACLS required.
One (1) year previous experience in Med/Surg. Nursing unit within the past five (5) years required.