The Registered Professional Nurse is responsible for the management of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient outcomes. The nurse directs and guides the delivery of nursing care, patient education, and all care related activities, while maintaining standards of professional nursing collaborating with other disciplines as appropriate. The RN in will be required to float to CAMHU/AMHU and the Behavioral Decision Unit in the Emergency Care Center during times of low census or unit needs.
CHARGE NURSE RESPONSIBILITIES
As applicable, the individual has training/competency in attending to the special needs and/or behaviors appropriate to the age of the patients for which care is being provided.