Pediatric Sedation Team - 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:  Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel 
Unit Name:  Pediatric Sedation Team
Patient Population &/or Specialty Served:  Birth through 18 years of age; Provide or assist with sedation for diagnostic cases, procedures, dressing changes. Mostly OP focused but some inpatient support as well. 
Usual Times/Days of Week Unit Open:  M-F, 08-1600
Shift Length Worked & Start Times:  8 & 10 hour shifts
Number of Licensed Patient Beds:  Varies
Average Daily Unit Census:  Varies
Average Length of Stay:  N/A
Number of RNs Working Each Shift:  2-8
Skill Mix:
RN only
Average Skill Style of Nursing & Usual Patient Assignment:
Special Skill Sets Usually Required of RNs: PALS, minimum of 1 year acute care pediatric experience
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