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Nursing Environments

Nursing care is practiced in the following clinical areas:

  • General Surgery

  • General Medicine

  • Emergency Department

  • Genitourinary

  • Heart Services

  • Medical Oncology

  • Neuro-clinical

  • Ophthalmology

  • Orthopedics

  • Otolaryngology

  • Perioperative

  • Plastic Surgery

  • Psychiatry

  • Pulmonary/Thoracic

  • Rehabilitation

  • Renal

  • Transplant

  • Trauma

  • Women and Newborn

In addition, nursing care is provided in:

  • Barnard Clinical Research Center

  • Cardiac Catheterization

  • Cutaneous Surgery Home Health

  • Diabetes Education Services

  • Digestive Disease Clinical Center

  • IV Therapy

  • Laboratory

  • Medical Procedures Area

  • Outpatient Clinics

  • Professional Practice

  • Radiology

  • Same Day Admission

  • West Pavilion Center

Employees in the following areas may be Registered Nurses due to the nature of services, but do not deliver nursing care as defined by Barnes-Jewish Hospital:

  • Cancer Information Center

  • Employee Health

  • Infection Control

  • Nurse Recruitment

  • Pheresis and Outpatient Transfusion

  • Quality Management

  • Utilization Review

Operational Support:

The Department of Professional Practice and Systems provide operational support to nursing. This department is accountable for nursing practice issues including Delivery of Care, Patient and Family Education, policy and procedure, practice quality and Research. In addition, it provides non-clinical administrative, business and environmental support as well as administrative support through nursing office clerical staff, evening and night supervisors, PRN Pool, computerization, product standardization, productivity monitoring, and Human Resources issues.

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