The Registered Nurse, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team, coordinates the plan of care activities for assigned patients and identifies opportunities to participate in unit performance improvement activities as directed.
The RN - Nurse Supervisor is responsible for supervising nursing personnel to deliver nursing care and within scope of practice coordinates care delivery, which will ensure that patient's needs are met in accordance with professional standards of practice through physician orders, center policies and procedures, and federal, state and local guidelines.
Provide day to day guidance, support and direction to direct patient care staff, providing informal feedback on an ongoing basis and formal feedback input for the annual performance evaluation. Participate in the department staffing and the appropriate hiring, firing and disciplinary actions. Recommend disciplinary action to Clinical Manager and initiate as appropriate.
Responsible for the observation, assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, intervention, and evaluation of care; health teaching and counseling of the ill, injured, or infirm; and the promotion of wellness, maintenance of health, and prevention of illness of others.
Facilitates the interdisciplinary plan of care with a focus on evaluating the appropriateness of medical necessity, admission status, level of care, and discharge planning. Coordinates activities that promote quality outcomes and patient throughput.