Nurse Resident - Northwest Hospital - Stroke Medical Unit

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Summary

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: Provides safe, age appropriate patient care, and functions as advisor and resource for patients and their families as a member of the patient care team.

REQUIREMENTS:

Formal working knowledge; equivalent to an Associate's degree (2 years college); requires knowledge of a specialized field. Less than 1 year of experience. Maryland Registered Nurse License, American Heart Association CPR Certification, BLS Certification.

**Please be sure to visit the below link for the Nurse Residency Program website for additional application information and requirements!** http://lifejobs.org/LifeJobs/ProjectConnectatNorthwestHospital.aspx

Additional Information
Please note: As a condition of employment, if not already completed, all new hires are required to receive the first dose of the COVID-19 Vaccination Series prior to their Occupational Health pre-employment assessment, and scheduled to complete the Vaccine Series within the first thirty (30) days of employment.

As one of the largest health care providers in Maryland, with 13,000 team members, We strive to CARE BRAVELY for over 1 million patients annually. LifeBridge Health includes Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Carroll Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital and Grace Medical Center, as well as our Community Physician Enterprise, Center for Hope, Practice Dynamics, and business partners: LifeBridge Health & Fitness, ExpressCare and HomeCare of Maryland.

LifeBridge Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are interested in applying for employment and require accommodation during any part of the application process, please call 410-601-9000 and ask to speak to the Human Resources Department at the location to which you are applying. For TTY users, please call via Maryland Relay.

68139-60337