Providence Tarzana Hospital
December 2012 — Present
• The DOU is a 36 bed adult telemetry unit specializing in the care of patients requiring close observation and cardiac monitoring. Ratio 1:4.
• NIHSS (Stroke) certified
• Conduct initial and ongoing patient assessment with attention to each patient's physical, emotional, psychosocial and spiritual needs.
• Provide direction to team members to coordinate care of assigned patients and problem-solve patient care issues during the shift.
• Wound care and manage medication administration through all modalities, oral, central line, intravenous, intramuscular, subcutaneous, and peg tube routes