Thursday August 26, 2021
Charge Nurse Job Description
Job Summary: The incumbent will be responsible for the overall operations of the nursing staff as they attend to the immediate patient care needs while admitted to the hospital. The incumbent provides leadership, direction, coordination, and administration to the Nursing department. The incumbent will carry-out her/his duties by adhering to the highest standards of ethical and moral conduct, acts in the best interest of XX Hospital, and fully supports the mission, vision and values of XX Hospital. The incumbent will have knowledge of health care systems, and have demonstrated ability to interact, relate to, work with, and support the activities of a diverse workforce.
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