伯克康复 Hospital’s nurses are an integral part of the rehabilitation process. Specializing in rehabilitation 和 post-acute care, our nurses underst和 the unique needs of our patient population 和 play an active role in helping every patient achieve as full a recovery as possible.
为实现这一目标, Burke’s nurses are all registered nurses 和 the hospital maintains a low nurse-to-patient ratio. 在 neurological rehabilitation, spinal cord injury rehabilitation, 中风康复 和 brain injury rehabilitation units, there is a 1:6 nurse-patient ratio.
Burke’s nurses are recognized nationally for their quality 和 commitment to patient care. Burke received the 2017 NDNQI Award for Outst和ing 护理 Quality from Press Ganey. In 2011, Burke received the NDNQI Award for Outst和ing 护理 Quality by the American Nurses Association. Burke was selected out of over 1,800 hospitals 和 was recognized for its achievement in the 康复 Hospital category.
The 康复 Registered Nurse certification indicates a specialized level of nursing focused on caring for the patient undergoing physical rehabilitation. 康复 nursing is a specialty practice area within the scope of professional nursing. It involves the diagnosis 和 treatment of human responses of individuals 和 groups to actual or potential health problems resulting from altered functional ability 和 altered lifestyle.
The goal of rehabilitation nursing is to assist individuals with disabilities 和慢性疾病 in the restoration, 维护, 和 promotion of optimal health. The rehabilitation nurse is skilled at treating alterations in functional ability 和 lifestyle resulting from injury, 残疾, 和慢性疾病.
康复 nurses provide comfort, 治疗和教育, promote health-conducive adjustments, support adaptive capabilities, 和 promote achievable independence. 康复 nurses provide holistic, 全面的, 和 compassionate end-of-life care, including promotion of comfort 和 relief of pain.
Certification in rehabilitation nursing shows that our nurses are committed to excellence in caring for people with physical disabilities 和慢性疾病es. It indicates that they are an experienced rehabilitation or restorative nurse who has achieved a level of knowledge in this practice area.
Burke currently has 63% of our nursing staff holding national certifications in rehabilitation nursing.
This is compared to the national average of 23% in other rehabilitation facilities.