Assess patients, with focused assessment every 4 hours. VS, med passing, read and address heart rhythm strips, team work.
Telemetry step down unit, fast paced, also take COVID patients on our unit, has been minimal so far and staff rotate, will orient to soarian, floor, pumps, pyxis-2 day general orientation then as needed on the floor usually train on day shift.
Equipment utilized in the unit/dept: Pyxis, soarian EMR, phillips telemetry
- BLS, ACLS
- telemetry training
- 2 years RN experience
Shift Schedule: 3-4 12 hour Night Shifts in a row, every other FRI, SAT required
Floating to other units/departments: Possible
Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept.: 26 single patient rooms
Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only): 3-4 patients depending on acuity
Dress Code: Nursing scrubs, no camouflage