Crouse Hospital Nurses are committed to transforming care and exceeding the expectations of our patients and families. Crouse nursing professionals provide highly skilled and specialized nursing care essential to providing the best in patient care and promoting community health.
The Crouse professional nurse is a leader on the healthcare team who accepts the responsibility to provide patient-centered, holistic nursing care for patients and their families through the nursing process. With a focus on understanding while embracing patient’s individuality and meeting their unique needs, Crouse nurses contribute to the profound patient experience at Crouse Hospital, changing people’s lives and imprinting memories.
Nursing at Crouse Hospital is an applied art and science with a focus on professional practice that assists individuals, families and communities in achieving optimum health and well-being. This includes preventive health care, education, facilitating recovery, and continued support through the life cycle continuum, including the dying process. Nurses assist people to achieve a maximal quality of life before, during and after illness.
As the coordinator of a patient’s care, professional Crouse nurses collaborate with physicians and other interdisciplinary team members to insure that patient care is coordinated, comprehensive and includes physical, spiritual and psychological health. This collaborative care takes place in a variety of settings and aims to optimize the patient and/or family’s ability for self-care.
Every day, Crouse nurses go above and beyond to deliver extraordinary care to patients and families. Whether it is nurse-led initiatives to improve patient outcomes or collaborating with colleagues on the healthcare team, excellence and innovation is a common theme across all nursing areas at Crouse Hospital.