Provides direct patient care to adolescent through geriatric patient population. Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the care of all patients assigned during shift; undergoing endoscopic procedures. Communicates with gastroenterologist, surgeons and/or anesthesiologists continuously and as needed about patient condition. Assists with procedures. Assists with maintaining equipment and inventory. Participates in performance improvement activities. Maintains regulatory agency requirements, nursing & hospital policies, procedures & standards.
Education: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing; current licensure by Connecticut State Board of Nursing.
Experience: Preferred experience in Gastroenterology, Emergency Services and/or Critical Care. Telemetry Background, Current BLS Certification.
Griffin Hospital - 14 months ago