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About Us

Phoebe's Nursing Team Believes:

  • The patient has the right to individuality and dignity
  • In an individual plan of care, with mutual goals set with the patient and family
  • In fostering a climate sensitive to the unique and diverse needs of individuals and target populations
  • In an environment that encourages patient and family-centered care and provides the greatest opportunity for the patient to regain or maintain optimum levels of wellness
  • Opportunities to improve care occur in an environment where all staff members participate in quality improvement activities
  • Accurate, concise, complete communication is crucial to ensuring the highest quality of patient care and outcomes.

Role of the Professional Nurse

Each practicing professional registered nurse is accountable for the care he/she renders to the patient. Professional nurses participate in the decision making function through membership on unit and organizational councils, committees, and task forces.

Our Registered Nurses:

  • Participate in the quality improvement process, analysis and interpretation data for effective care planning.
  • Are responsible and accountable for individual nursing practice and determines the appropriate delegation of task consistent with the nurses’ obligation to provide optimum patient care.
  • Coordinate and integrate all nursing care services related to the identified needs of the patient.
  • Collaborate with other health professionals in planning and delivering care appropriate to meeting the health care needs of the patient.
  • Practice autonomously using independent judgment within the context of a multidisciplinary approach to patient/family centered care consistent with professional and national standards.
  • Incorporate teaching in all aspects of practice through organization and community involvement.
  • Maintain competency and continues personal and professional growth.

For more information about nursing services at Phoebe, contact the department(s) below that best suites your desired request.

  • Nursing Education -- (229) 312-5201
  • Nursing Recruitment -- (229) 312-4350
  • Nursing Administration -- (229) 312-5191
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© 2014 Phoebe Putney Health System  |  417 Third Avenue, Albany, Georgia 31701  |  Telephone 877.312.1167

Phoebe Putney Health System is a network of hospitals, family medicine clinics, rehab facilities, auxiliary services, and medical education training facilities. Founded in 1911,
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (the flagship hospital) is one of Georgia's largest comprehensive regional medical centers. From the beginning, Phoebe's mission and vision
has been to bring the finest medical talent and technology to the citizens of Southwest Georgia, and to serve all citizens of the community regardless of ability to pay.