A Research Nurse conducting research with patient contact has to renew privileges annually by submitting an Annual Renewal Packet to Charles Gooch in Nursing Education and Research Center. The packet consists of the following documents.
1.__ Non-COA Nursing Professional Demographic Data Document (click here)
As part of this document you will read the Non-COA Staff Infomation Handbook to be current on the following topics, then sign and enter the date you completed it at the bottom of the document.
__ Fire Safety and Security Information
__ Code of Conduct
__ Infection Control
__ Patient Safety Goals
__ SBAR: Effective Communication
__ Child Abuse and Neglect
2.__ Confidentiality and Nondisclosure Statement Form (click here)
3.__ Non-COA Bedside Nurse with Patient Care Contact Continuing Competency Review Document (click here)
Your supervisor is to complete this document verifying the following:
__ You are qualified to provide bedside Patient Care for Pediatric Patients
__ You have a current nursing license to practice in the State of Alabama
__ Your Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training is up-to-date and you have a current card
__ You are current with TB Skin Testing
__ And your Varicella Status-Positive Titers, Immunizatiuons and Hepatitis B Vaccine has been done or documented
Please route the completed forms to Charles Gooch, Nursing Education and Research office, Suite 410, in the Children's Harbor building of Children's Hospital. For further instructions or any questions call (205) 638-9985.
Charles Gooch, R.N.
(205) 638-9985 Office
(205) 954-6208 Pager
(205) 638-6066 FAX