Provides basic therapeutic nursing care, according to established standards of practice, under the direction and supervision of a physician. Provides care to patients whose care requirements are routine and standardized, with predictable outcomes. Assists the physician and the healthcare team to achieve desired patient outcomes. Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Has respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines. Serves as a resource for other clinical staff to increase their expertise in care planning, patient teaching, and patient-centered care. Evaluates and maintains the environment to promote patient and healthcare team safety. Required to float between multiple locations. Demonstrates knowledge of quality improvement initiatives. Participates in performance improvement activities. Assumes responsibility for self-development in lifelong learning. Maintains competencies within practical nursing standards and seeks opportunities to develop professionally.
Internal Number: 50523BR
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