Collects data on the patient's physical status related to the presenting complaint and health history. confers with the Physician and/or follows approved protocols in the management of patient care. Orders appropriate medications, x-rays, and other diagnostic and treatment procedures. Manages continuing treatment modalities by regulating and adjusting medications/treatments according to reassessments of the patient's condition in collaboration with physician. Performs daily rounding with physician to determine treatment regimen. Provides continuity of care to patients.
Medical Degree. Medical Training License. ACLS, BLS AND PALS. Must maintain AOA and AOAO memberships throughout residency.
BLS is required for any RN, LPN, PCT, Patient Transporter or other direct patient care provider. Emergency Department, Intensive Care Units, PACU, Medical Emergency Team and Anesthesia require ACLS. Pediatrics, SICU, Emergency Department and Medical Emergency Team also require PALS.