Charge Nurse
Also referred to as: Charge Nurse
Requirements and Responsibilities
Plans, directs, and evaluates the overall nursing care and functions in a particular nursing unit or during an assigned shift. Coordinates the activities of the unit and directs, organizes, and assigns work to the nursing staff. Assesses, monitors, and educates the nursing staff on patient care. Institutes emergency procedures as necessary. Requires an associate's degree, and certification as a registered nurse. Typically reports to a supervisor and/or manager. Supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. Typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor.
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Categories:  Healthcare -- Nursing, Healthcare -- Practitioners
Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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