Job Description & Requirements
Emergency Room Nurse - Emergency Nurse
Opened in the fall of 2009, this medical center is the area's newest hospital in more than 40 years! Environmentally friendly and built with the patient in mind. The hospital rooms are 95% private with pullout beds for loved ones, and nurses' stations are close to the patients. The hospital has a full-service Emergency Department, Critical Care, high-risk obstetrical services, and a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
Total # of beds in the unit: 63. Average daily census is: 280. Nurse to patient ratios Lower acuity is 1:4, Higher acuity is 1:3 or lower for all shifts. No Ancillary Staff. Patients range in age from Neonates to Geriatrics. Staff works in 12 hour shifts. Unit patient population: all types of emergency and urgent cases.