The Orthopedics and Trauma unit is a 19-bed telemetry unit that provides comprehensive care to adult patients who have sustained traumatic injuries, or who have undergone a joint replacement or other orthopedic procedure. Admissions to this unit are received from the PACU, ICU, IMC, the emergency room and direct admissions.
Staff members of this unit are specially trained to care for the specific needs of the Ortho/Trauma population, which includes assisting with pain management, traction setup and helping patients adjust to decreased mobility among other things. Staff members of this unit strongly value communication, collaboration and team work.
Provides safe, age-appropriate patient care, and function as advisor, resource, for patients and their families as a member of the patient care team.
BSN or ASN with 2+ years of experience required; working knowledge of theory and practice within a specialized field; Maryland RN license; American Heart Association CPR certification; specialty certification preferred; Microsoft Office Suite; Basic computer skills; Cerner; Healthstream; Standard Office Equipment; Medical terminology; Nursing Process skills based on MD Nurse Practice Act; Critical thinking skills; Medical equipment.
Sinai Patient Care Services offers a Nursing Career Ladder that allows opportunities for advancement and development of Registered Nurses. The Clinical Career ladder level for new hires will be determined through defined ladder criteria during the hiring process.
Facility:Part of LifeBridge Health, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore features state-of-the-art facilities and renowned Centers of Excellence some with national and international acclaim. As the largest community hospital and the third largest teaching hospital in Maryland, Sinai Hospital's mission is to provide quality patient care, educate medical students and residents, and engage in research to improve the lives of people all over the world.
Sinai Hospital is a smoke-free workplace. M/F/PV/IWD EmployerRequisition Number:47078Department:Nursing Ortho/Neuro/Trauma - 7200Schedule:Full-timeShift:Night shift
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