Registered Nurse - Stroke Medical Unit
- Sign On Bonus Potential: $30,000
- Baltimore, MD
- STROKE MEDICAL UNIT
- Full-time - Night shift - 7:00pm- 7:30am
- Staff Nurse
- Posted: September 10, 2021
**This position has potential for up to a $30,000 Sign On Bonus**
UNIT SUMMARY: The Stroke Medical Unit is a 40-bed unit that specializes in the care of geriatric patients and offers an interdisciplinary approach to respiratory care. The Stroke Medical Unit is a designated stroke unit. Staff members must utilize strong organizational and leadership skills to assess patient status, implement clinical nursing interventions to modify symptoms, and develop and implement patient care plans to enhance and improve outcomes. Special training on how to care for patients on vents and how to respond to different alarms on the unit is required.
JOB SUMMARY: As a member of the patient care team, the RNI provides safe, age-appropriate patient care and functions as an advisor and resource for patients and their families.
REQUIREMENTS: Basic professional knowledge; equivalent to a Bachelor's degree; working knowledge of theory and practice within a specialized field. Less than one year experience. Maryland Registered Nurse License. American Heart Association CPR Certification. Microsoft Office Suite. Basic computer skills. Cerner; Medical terminology.
Additional InformationPart of LifeBridge Health, Northwest Hospital in Randallstown, Maryland, is a recognized leader in clinical quality and customer care from the northwest Baltimore area to the entire state of Maryland. Northwest's patient-centered philosophy is reflected by its friendly employees, user-friendly hospital design and culture of excellence. Northwest Hospital is a smoke-free workplace and an M/F/PV/IWD employer.