University of Iowa Staff Nurse - Medical Observation (5 Sou in IOWA CITY, Iowa

Job Title: Staff Nurse - Medical Observation (5 South)STAFF NURSE - 5 SOUTH / ADULT ACUTE INTERNAL MEDICINE UNITThe Adult Acute Internal Medicine Unit is a 13-bed general medicine inpatient unit that serves a variety of patients. The unit is designed to provide high quality, personalized care for patients. We are pleased that we are able to provide our patients with private rooms, granting them the quite atmosphere to rest and heal. The patients we care for on this unit include diseases and disorders from the following body systems but are not limited to:* Circulatory* Dermatology* Endocrine* Immune* Gastrointestinal* Neurological* Pulmonary* RenalThe Medical Observation Unit (7JPP) is a 7-bed patient care unit that serves a variety of patients. The unit is designed to provide high quality, personalized care for patients. The patients cared for on this unit require medical observation, evaluation, and treatment for conditions that do not require admission to an inpatient unit.The patient population for this unit is diverse, including patients with* Abdominal pain* Back pain* Chest pain* Headaches* SyncopeOutpatient procedure patients recover here as well, and the average length of stay is less than 48 hours.In addition to clinical management, great focus is placed on comprehensive patien