Registered Nurse (RN ST)
WK Medical Center
Nursing Service - NS-2 North-Stepdown
7:00 PM-7:00 AM
This 25 bed stepdown unit provides opportunities for nurses to gain assessment and critical thinking skills. Patients on this unit include postop cath lab, bariatric surgery, vascular surgeries as well as other illnesses requiring specialized care. Monitoring arterial lines and titrating medication drips are some of the advanced skills that can be learned on this unit. Ancillary staff, including unit clerks and nursing assistants, complete this nursing team. Nurse to patient ratio is 1:3. Nurses choosing this unit will have the opportunity to become ACLS certified and attend a critical care course. A twelve week preceptorship is available to new grads choosing this unit.
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