Adult Day Surgery -- Emanuel

Facility Profile

Note: This information is provided for nursing school faculty to let them know the kinds of clinical experiences available for nursing students at Legacy Health.

Site:  Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
Unit Name: Adult Day Surgery
Placement coordinator Mary Lyn Feldt, 503-413-3857
Patient Population &/or Specialty Served:
Outpatients, post-procedure care, AM admits age 13 and older
Usual Times/Days of Week Unit Open:
M-F 0530 - 2130, Saturdays 0530-1300
Shift Length Worked & Start Times:
8 hour shifts, varied start times (0530, 0600, 0900, 1000, 1100, 1300)
Number of Licensed Patient Beds:  23
Average Daily Unit Census:  28
Average Length of Stay: 5 hours
Number of RNs Working Each Shift:
6
Skill Mix: RNs, and 1 CNA from 0530-1400
Style of Nursing & Usual Patient Assignment:  4:1
Special Skill Sets Usually Required of RNs: ACLS for sedation monitoring