You've already chosen a career in nursing because of the opportunity to help people in your community. And you already know it is a career that offers a lifetime of stable employment. Now you simply need to find an award-winning hospital that will offer you the best opportunity to expand your knowledge by working with the highest level of doctors, procedures and equipment in the area.
That place is Wheeling Hospital.
We offer a competitive compensation package and the ability to put your nursing degree to work in Wheeling Hospital's:
Oncology — a 24-bed inpatient unit providing direct patient care for ages ranging from young adults to geriatrics. Patients in this department
are those with a cancer diagnosis who may be receiving a combination of treatments such as radiation therapy, chemotherapy or palliative system control.
Pediatrics — a 22-bed inpatient Pediatric and Special Procedure unit providing direct patient care to ages ranging from infancy to 18 years
of age. Those here are medical and surgical pediatrics patients. The well-being and education of the patient and the pediatric family are the focus.
Additional services provided include special procedures for outpatients who may need IV antibiotics, blood administration, chemotherapy, central
venous catheter care and dressing changes.
5th Floor — a 35-bed inpatient Medical/Surgical unit providing direct patient care to ages ranging from young adult to geriatrics.
Those on this unit are medical patients with various diagnoses such as GI disorders, pulmonary disorders or low-risk cardiac disorders. Some
patients are on telemetry, however, no vasoactive IV drips are administered on this unit. We receive admissions from the ER, outside facilities,
physician offices and ICU. Patient-centered nursing model is used on this unit.
4th Floor — a 52-bed inpatient medical-surgical unit providing direct patient care to ages ranging from young adults to geriatrics.
The types of patients cared for on this department are orthopedics, neurology/neurosurgery, general surgery and dialysis patients.
IMU (Intermediate Care Unit) — a 28-bed inpatient acute care cardiac unit providing direct patient care to ages ranging from young adults
to geriatrics. Patients in this department have chest pain, congestive heart failure and other cardiac conditions, or are pre/post-heart catheterization,
pre-coronary artery bypass graft as well as other types of cardiac issues requiring closer observation, telemetry or various vasoactive IV drips.
Patients transferring out of critical care units often come to IMU.
ICU (Intensive Care Unit) — a 22-bed inpatient critical care unit providing direct patient care to ages ranging from infancy to geriatrics.
Those in this department are trauma, neurosurgery, MIs, CHF, pneumonia, sepsis, coronary artery bypass graft and complicated surgical patients requiring
close observation utilizing high tech monitoring equipment.
CVSD (Cardiovascular Step-Down) — a 12-bed inpatient step down unit providing direct patient care to ages ranges from young adults to geriatrics.
Those on this unit include post-cardiac and vascular surgery patients. Additional patients may include other heart-related conditions requiring close observation and monitoring.
Women's Services — a 29-bed inpatient unit providing direct patient care to ages ranging from infancy to geriatrics. Those cared for here are
mother-baby, gynecological and plastic surgical patients and other patients such as prostate brachytherapy.
Emergency Trauma Services — a 34-bed Level II Trauma Center providing direct patient care to ages ranging from infancy to geriatrics. Patients in this department
include those with minor bumps and bruises to major traumas. This unit utilizes state-of-the-art technology to care for and monitor patients.
Operating Room — a unit consisting of 13 operating suites, including 2 open heart rooms and 1 cystoscopy room. In addition, Wheeling Hospital
has an Endoscopy Lab which houses 4 suites. Our staff is made up of physicians, RNs, surgical technologists and support staff. This unit performs
surgeries in multiple disciplines, including cardiac, vascular, orthopedics, general, neurosurgery, gynecology, urology, plastics, ophthalmology,
gastroenterology, pulmonology and laser. We provide service to all age groups.
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