The rn is responsible for the coordination of care, patient screenings, patient education, triage, and various other medical interventions. A sampling of some of the specialized clinical skills that may be performed includes, but is not limited to, age related patient assessment and intervention, sterile field preparation, assists with minor office procedures and iv therapy. Potential to float to other departments. May delegate to licensed and unlicensed personnel within their defined scope of practice as well as students and new orients.
Responsible for the coordination of care, patient assessment, patient education, triage, and various other interventions. Occasionally works in emergent patient care situations requiring critical thinking and prompt assessment skills. Will perform age related patient assessment and intervention as well as scheduling tests and interventions per physician order.