Nurse Extern II - Rapid Decision Unit/Observation Unit
Rapid Decision Unit (Observation Unit) is a 15-bed observation admission unit that is on the same floor as the Emergency Department. There is 24/7 provider coverage on the unit with the admit to discharge goal of 23 hours. You will see a variety of adult med-surg type patients. Team includes Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurse, Licensed Nurse Assistants and Monitor Technicians.
A Nurse Extern II, under the direction of an RN, performs skills for which he/she has received didactic instruction in his/her program up to, including, medication administration and IV therapy.
- Associates/Bachelors - Nursing
- BLS (American Heart Association)