In-Patient Nurse

Hybrid Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Care New England
O*Net Code
29-1141.00
Rapids Code
2074
Req. Hours
21835
State
RI
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

9 skill sets | 74 total skills | 21835 total hours
Quality Assurance & General Care of Patients - 11700 req. hrs
Applied safety initiatives to daily practice, including rounding and effective hand-off communication using SBAR.
450 hrs
Recognizes and responds to patient deterioration and verbalizes how to activate the Rapid Response Team and Code Blue, and access emergency equipment.
450 hrs
Assess patients for fall risk and implements fall prevention measures.
450 hrs
Participates in Interdisciplinary Rounds.
450 hrs
Implements and follows nursing process for Admission and Discharge.
450 hrs
Documents pertinent information accurately in the electronic medical record.
450 hrs
Demonstrates appropriate delegation when working with Nursing Assistants in accordance with the Rhode Island Nurse Practice Act.
450 hrs
Understands the role of the Charge nurse and Clinical Administrators and utilizes appropriately.
450 hrs
Demonstrates awareness and application of correct infection control measures, including caring for patients in isolation.
450 hrs
Consistently practices accurate hand hygiene.
450 hrs
Demonstrates safe administration of medications of various modalities.
450 hrs
Demonstrates competency with gaining IV access, IV therapy and management of other various access devices.
450 hrs
Manages patient's pain and documents pain assessment, intervention, and re-assessment.
450 hrs
Demonstrates ability to provide palliative and end of life care to patients.
450 hrs
Provides post mortem care of patient, NEOB notification.
450 hrs
Reviews the use and documentation of Restraints.
450 hrs
Understands and follows Blood Administration Policies/Procedures.
450 hrs
Address and cares for patients with wounds requiring simple to complex dressings/interventions.
450 hrs
Demonstrates knowledge and use of Intra-facility procedures when transferring patients.
450 hrs
Recognizes reportable events including near misses, and enters events into the electronic reporting system.
450 hrs
Articulates knowledge of the process for required reporting of abuse
450 hrs
Demonstrates knowledge of the nutritional needs of patients and utilizes resources to assess and optimize nutrition in patient care.
450 hrs
Demonstrates correct use of safe patient handling equipment.
450 hrs
Utilizes resources for questions and assistance as needed, to assist with patient care, critical thinking and professional development.
450 hrs
Practices patient and family centered care, utilizing effective communication to establish a therapeutic relationship with the patient and family.
450 hrs
Participates in unit based committees, staff meetings and quality projects.
450 hrs
Care of Cardiac Patient - 14850 req. hrs
Demonstrates ability to recognize various cardiac rhythms.
315 hrs
Provides care to patients requiring telemetry monitoring.
315 hrs
Demonstrates ability to set up & maintain Cardiac Monitors.
315 hrs
Assesses patients for chest pain and implements Chest Pain Protocol.
315 hrs
Provides care to and recognizes patient with Acute Coronary Syndrome.
315 hrs
Provides care to and recognizes patient with Congestive Heart Failure.
315 hrs
States indication, dosage, side effects & nursing implications of common cardiac medications.
315 hrs
Demonstrates knowledge and skill in administering and monitoring patients receiving Cardizem Infusions.
315 hrs
Provides care to patients post Cardiac Catheterization.
315 hrs
Demonstrates how to do a 12 lead EKG.
315 hrs
Care of the Geriatric Patient - 15750 req. hrs
Demonstrates knowledge of various age related changes.
150 hrs
Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of delirium prevention techniques.
150 hrs
Supports aging sensitivity in all care provided to the geriatric patient.
150 hrs
Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of age related sensory changes and communication.
150 hrs
Demonstrates ability to differentiate between delirium and dementia.
150 hrs
Articulates the meaning of being a NICHE (Nurses Improving Care of Healthsystem Elders) designated hospital.
150 hrs
Care of Surgical Patient - 17150 req. hrs
Provides pre-operative and post-operative care to thee general surgical patient.
200 hrs
Provides care to the orthopedic patient.
200 hrs
Provides care to the bariatric patient.
200 hrs
Demonstrates safe use and understanding of various pain control modalities.
200 hrs
Provides care to and manages post-operative drains and tubes.
200 hrs
States indication, dosage, side effects & nursing implications of common pre/post op medications.
200 hrs
Accurately documents pre and post-operative care in the electronic medical record.
200 hrs
Care of Respiratory Patient - 19985 req. hrs
Provides care to and recognizes patient with COPD.
315 hrs
Provides care to and recognizes patient with pneumonia.
315 hrs
Provides care to and manages tracheostomy site.
315 hrs
Correctly utilizes oxygen therapy equipment, including equipment for suctioning
315 hrs
Accurately manages incentive spirometer.
315 hrs
Provides care to the patient on Bipap, and manages equipment.
315 hrs
Provides care to patients with chest tubes and manages drainage system.
315 hrs
States indication, dosage, side effects & nursing implications of common respiratory medications, including aerosol delivery medications.
315 hrs
Identifies and obtains equipment in emergency situations, including the ambu bag and equipment to assist with intubation.
315 hrs
Care of the Patient with Neurological Diagnosis - 20585 req. hrs
Demonstrates knowledge stroke signs and symptoms, and how to activate the Stroke Team.
100 hrs
States indication, dosage, side effects & nursing implications of common neurological related medications.
100 hrs
Demonstrates understanding of Tele-neurology procedure
100 hrs
Provides care to the patient with Acute Stroke.
100 hrs
Assesses and understands the needs of a patient with dementia.
100 hrs
Demonstrates use of diversion activity in the care of patient with dementia.
100 hrs
Care of the GI Patient - 20785 req. hrs
Provides care to and manages various GI tubes and drains.
100 hrs
States indication, dosage, side effects & nursing implications of common GI related medications.
100 hrs
Care of the GU/Renal Patient - 21535 req. hrs
Provides care to and manages patients with indwelling catheters, utilizing the Nurse Driven Protocol.
150 hrs
Demonstrates knowledge about the catheter associated urinary tract infections and removing indwelling urinary catheter as soon as possible.
150 hrs
Assesses patients need for straight catheterization and use of bladder scanner.
150 hrs
Provides care to the patient requiring dialysis.
150 hrs
Accurately monitors and documents patient Intake and Output.
150 hrs
Care of the Patient with Endocrine Disorders - 21835 req. hrs
Provides care to patients with Diabetes.
100 hrs
Demonstrates understanding of various types of insulin.
100 hrs
Provides care for the patient with thyroid disease.
100 hrs

Technical Instruction

Introduction to Nursing Department
CNE Performance Improvement & Safety
# | 8.5 hrs
Interprofessional Communication & Collaboration
# | 8.5 hrs
The Patient Experience
# | 8.5 hrs
NICHE and the Geriatric Resource Nurse Program
# | 8.5 hrs
Resources and Chain of Command
# | 8.5 hrs
Infection Prevention
Policy, procedure, protocol review and documentation
# | 8.5 hrs
Equipment review
# | 8.5 hrs
Resources for policies and procedures
# | 8.5 hrs
IV Therapy Course
Blood Administration
# | 8 hrs
Cardiac monitoring and documentation
Nurse Residency Debriefing
# | 8.5 hrs
Care for patients with cardiac conditions
Managing stress and stressful situations
# | 9.25 hrs
Nurse Residency Debriefing
# | 9.25 hrs
Interdisciplinary Grand Rounds: Managing Chest Tubes
# | 9.25 hrs
Caring for patients with pulmonary conditions: respiratory assessment
Nutritional needs of patients
# | 8 hrs
The patient experience
# | 8 hrs
Care of the pre and post-operative patient and preventing potential complications
# | 8 hrs
Wound and skin assessment
Hypo/hyperglycemia, Diabetes, DKA
# | 7.5 hrs
Care of the Bariatric Patient
# | 7.5 hrs
Fall prevention protocol and mobility protocol
# | 7.5 hrs
Safe patient handling
# | 7.5 hrs
Hand-off communication & Inter-professional communication
Pain management
# | 8 hrs
Renal failure and caring for patients requiring dialysis
# | 8 hrs
Neuro assessment: stroke, teleneurology
# | 8 hrs
Diagnostic imaging
# | 8 hrs
Care Management and discharge process
Palliative care
# | 8 hrs
Delirium
# | 8 hrs
KAWAS protocol
# | 8 hrs
D-escalation techniques
# | 8 hrs
Safety, security and code grey
# | 8 hrs
Behavioral conditions/resources
# | 8 hrs
Debriefing
# | 8 hrs
Therapeutic Relationships
Code of Ethics/Scope of practice
# | 8 hrs
Clinical Informatics Roundtable
# | 8 hrs
Transition to practice
# | 8 hrs
Discussion
# | 8 hrs