DescriptionUniversity Hospital Avon Rehabilitation Hospital
opened in January 2016, UH Avon Rehabilitation Hospital is focused
on improving the functional status of our patients after an injury
or illness with the goal of returning our patients home safely.
Our Mission: To improve the health, function and quality of life of
the people in the communities we serve
Our Vision: To be the rehabilitation provider of choice, by
providing high-quality care resulting in excellent outcomes and
high patient satisfaction.
Schedule: 7p to 7a, 3 days per week, rotating weekends and
Provides planning and delivery of direct and indirect patient care
through the nursing process of Assessment, Planning, Intervention,
and Evaluation. Develops nursing care plan in coordination with
patient, family and interdisciplinary staff as necessary.
Communicates changes in patient's clinical condition with
Physicians, Nursing Supervisor/Manager, and co-workers as
appropriate. Participates in discharges planning process.
Accurately performs patient
assessments and identifies patient needs.
Identifies and initiates appropriate nursing interventions.
Provides patient and family teaching throughout the rehabilitation
stay and prior to discharge.
Provides care appropriate to condition and age of the patient.
Works cooperatively and actively participates with other members of
the interdisciplinary team.
Participates in Continuous Quality and Performance Improvement
Promotes rehabilitation nursing philosophy and scope of
Performs timely and appropriate documentation relating to medical
necessity in the medical record.
Responsible for completion and revision of the Interdisciplinary
Care Plan for each patient.
Performs timely and accurate QI assessments.
Provides a safe environment for patients, visitors and staff and
complies with appropriate and approved safety standards.
Other duties as assigned.
Graduation from an accredited
Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Associate Degree in Nursing or
Nursing Diploma program.
Current state licensure as Registered Nurse.
CPR/BCLS certification. ACLS preferred.
Minimum six months' Medical/Surgical experience in an acute care
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal