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CA-ICU Critical Access
Ref No.: 17-24990
Location: Fort Bragg, California
PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES: - Implements the nursing process with patients including carrying our physicians orders regarding diet, medication and treatment in accordance with hospital standards of care - Performs assessments; monitors and ensures quality care through observation and evaluation; documents nursing interventions on care plans and medical records, and reports findings to physicians as needed - Instructs patients, staff and family members regarding treatments, nursing plans and related patient care - Distributes and maintains records of controlled drugs and insures their security - Responds to emergencies; maintains availability of medications and supplies; ensures cleanliness of equipment and environment - May participate as a member of an interdisciplinary treatment team in the assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of patient care - May participate in the development and review of policies and procedures - Assists in resolving charge discrepancies as directed ED / Med Surg experience a plus to help with ED and / or Med Surg when unit is closed.