Staff Nurse (Per Diem)
Norwalk Hospital - Norwalk, CT

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The primary function of the Registered Nurse – Ortho/Neuro is to provide assessment and treatment of patients. Under the supervision of the Patient Care Manager, the Registered Nurse – Ortho/Neuro :
  • Elicits a comprehensive medical history and completes the admission assessment
  • Documents detailed information incorporating the plan of care, interventions and outcomes reflecting the patient’s physical, mental and emotional status
  • Assesses the patient prior to administering medications noting allergies, parameters, potential side effects, effectiveness and intervening as needed
  • Conducts walking rounds for shift report and introductory rounds with assigned patients at the beginning of the shift
  • Assumes role of charge nurse demonstrating independent problem solving, decision making, organizational and prioritization skills.
  • Attends to unit staffing needs in relation to acuity and census in a pro-active manner.

Job Requirements:
  • Current and valid RN license in the State of CT
  • BLS required

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