Job Description & Requirements
Medical Surgical Nurse
Number of Beds/Cases: 36
Top 10 Diagnosis/Procedures:
Cancer, Complications of Cancer or Treatment, GYN ONC Surgeries, ESRD, end stage COPD, end-of-life care, COPD exacerbation, Pneumonia, Sepsis, Cellulitis
Any special procedure done on the unit?
We do give chemotherapy, but we don't ask traveler nurses to give chemo.
Top 10 Medications:
Antibiotics, proton pump inhibitors, antihypertensives, colony stimulating factors, anticoagulants, insulin, bowel care, opioids, antiemetics, bronchodilators
Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:06
Use of Ancillary staff: Yes
Does supplemental staff float: Yes
What areas require floating? med/surg to med/surg
Computerized Charting: EPIC