Job Details

Position : Pediatric Nurse

Bases nursing actions by applying principles of purposeful, organized thinking to make clinical judgment/decisions.

Gathers data through history taking and physical assessment and interprets data in order to plan and implement interventions to meet patient care needs.

Develops, evaluates and revises patient's plan of care and nursing actions in response to patient's needs.

Documents care provided and patient's progress toward attainment of desired outcomes.

Directs and supervises others in the performance of delegated nursing activities.

Teaches the patient and/or significant other(s) about the plan of care. Prepares patients to manage their care after discharge, transfer or preparation for procedure/test.

Manages time and resources to deliver patient care.

Administers medications to patients.

Provides direct patient care.

Leads the health care team.

Serves as a Resource Person for assigned shift.

Serves as a preceptor for new employees.

Performs job specific requirements and other duties as assigned.