Assesses, plans, implements, teaches, evaluates, coordinates, supervises, and provides quality skilled nursing care to assigned patients of all ages under the direct order of a physician in accordance with agency policy and procedures. Supports System and Nursing Strategic Plans, Relationship-Based Care, and Shared Leadership.
This role is considered the minimum role for all nurses who have greater than 12 months experience. Provides and coordinates independent care to patients within a clinical specialty as a fully effective and participative member of the multidisciplinary patient care services team.
Utilizes the institution's care delivery and professional practice models as the frame of reference for practicing as a professional nurse. Participates in activities to develop own practice, and to support group practice goals at the unit level.
Is accountable to patient, family and team members for care provided and to the nurse manager for totality of work performance.
Is accountable to hold to the Service Standards and to the Nursing Mission, Vision and Values.