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Manages patient care of an assigned group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the appropriate division. Nurses at Northside are professionals committed to patients/families and all members of the Healthcare team. Our nursing practice reflects the values of collaboration, communication, coordination, integration, and empowerment.
Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. (See Knowledge Base, Section D, Professional Attributes.)
Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period.
- Certified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). In addition to the above, the following is preferred for departments listed below: Surgical Services 1. Operating Room: Prior Operating Room experience or completion of a course in Operating Room nursing. 2. PACU: Prior PACU or ICU experience or completion of a course in Post- Anesthesia Care nursing.
National certification in specialty area. KNOWLEDGE BASE A Professional Nurse:
A. Maintains professional nursing license.
B. Is committed to professional growth through education: Degree pursuit Specialty certification Continuing education Expanding the body of nursing knowledge
C. Acts as a change agent, rooted in research findings and basic science.
D. Reflects knowledge of: