Provide oversight for multiple hospital departments in the absence of unit management. Addresses patient care, staffing, and any other issues that may arise. Supervises nurses and staff and takes administrative responsibilities.
The nursing supervisor is responsible for supervision of all nursing and unit-based personnel on designated shift and the provision of a safe, caring environment for patient/family and staff which fosters professional nursing practice,shared decision-making, interdisciplinary teamwork and collaboration resulting in positive patient and staff outcomes.
The Nurse Supervisor is accountable for planning and oversight of department staff activities related to patient care, ensuring customer satisfaction and adherence to fiscal budget, policies, procedures, standards and regulations.