SMH’s Jackie Garabito, Manager, Clinical Programs, talks about what a Nurse resident is, what it takes to go through the support levels and what it does to a Nurse’s confidence. Accountability and dedication are essential ingredients to become a nurse resident.
Nursing is about giving – care, hope and time – to patients and visitors. But what SMH’s outreach nursing team shows the young people in the community – especially high schools students – that they can give back.
People are living longer, and as the number of patients increases, nursing staff is stretched thinner. Even with those challenges, there are many rewarding perks being a nurse. Listen in!
Using technology to reach out to parents wherever they are is important, but the focus always come back to the facility. Skilled nurses, a Level III NICU Unit, 3 floors dedicated to Mother & Baby… all in the brand new Courtyard Tower.
Heidi discusses the historic provisional designation with Jennifer Sweeney, Manager of the Trauma Program. In the event of a traumatic emergency, Sarasota Memorial is ready with specially trained doctors on-site 24/7/365 to stabilize the patient.
Just like the amenities and staff, available activities and payment options vary by facility. Ask about all of the options prior to making a final commitment.
Once the selection of a Skilled Nursing Facility has been, take a tour and pay attention to all of the details , like cleanliness, room amenities and staff interaction & openness.
There are many skilled nursing facilities, and selecting one based on a tour of the site, nurse’s skills or from a recommendation, can help you select the right one.
Heidi talks to SMH’s experts about what a Skilled Nursing Facility is and how it works for short- and long- term stays.