The best of modern health care technology, plus the best of small town America!
Located in the midst of the beautiful rolling hills and woodlands of Pennsylvania, you don't have to be a native to feel at home here. No matter where your roots, you'll quickly recognize that the staff at Penn Highlands DuBois (PHD), like other residents of the community, will make you feel right at home.
Penn Highlands DuBois (PHD) offers residents of west central Pennsylvania a rare combination of technologically advanced health care in a warm, friendly environment. Widely recognized as one of the leading health centers of its kind in the commonwealth, PHD is an oasis of clinical and technical excellence, with a focus on patient-centered care. Its rural setting is just far enough from the hustle of the city life to make it peaceful, but close enough to provide easy access to sought-after urban attractions.
The Intensive Care Unit/Cardiovascular Unit/Emergency Department Float RN is responsible to the Third Floor Director, and is to be clinically competent; delivers care to patients utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, and evaluation; and effectively interacts with patients, significant others, and other health care team members while maintaining standards of professional nursing. This staff member is given specific patient assignments as needed to meet patient care needs.
*Complies with PENN HIGHLANDS DUBOIS policies and procedures, accreditation agency requirements, and federal, state or local law and regulations
*Uses the nursing process in the delivery of care as evidenced by but not limited to:
*Demonstrates critical thinking and clinical competency in the delivery of patient care as evidenced by but not limited to:
*Manages patient teaching and discharge planning as evidenced by but not limited to:
*Participates in the development of new staff as evidenced by but not limited to:
*Demonstrates professional accountability as evidenced by but not limited to:
Unit Specific Duties
*Maintains Healthcare Provider (CPR) and ACLS certifications