Utilizing a computerized system of approved clinical protocols, the will assess, educate and advise referring facilities of the appropriateness of transfer referral request providing safe, effective and appropriate dispositions of care.
The RN Charge Nurse is responsible for all safety, infection control, and quality of care issues that might arise while on duty, as well as, assisting with performance appraisals, mentoring staff during orientation, and dealing with disciplinary issues.
RN Care Coordinator is responsible for providing direct patient care, transitional care, disease management, care coordination, patient outreach, education and training. Encourages healthy lifestyle choices and provides support to the physician or mid-level practitioner and clinic with the goal of reducing the long-term effects of chronic illness. Works closely with clinical staff to meet patient needs toward set goals.
Develop and implement total nursing care for patients by assessment, nursing diagnosis, patient care plans, provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.