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Home Health Registered Nurse contract job in Tucson, AZ


Posted April 26, 2017, Tucson, AZ
Now interviewing for a Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) for a contract job in Tucson, AZ. Qualified candidates... must be motivated, hard-working and reliable with a professional work ethic. The ideal Home Health Registered Nurse (RN) candidate...

Emergency Room (ER) Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job in Auburn, NY


Posted April 26, 2017, Auburn, NY
Sunbelt staffing is seeking an experienced Emergency Room (ER) Registered Nurse (RN) for a facility located in Auburn..., NY. Ideal candidates will possess: Current Registered Nurse New York License Must have current BLS and ACLS...

Travel Operating Room Registered Nurse Job in Atlanta, GA


Posted April 26, 2017, Atlanta, GA
Sunbelt has an urgent need for an experienced Operating Room (OR) Registered Nurse (RN) in Atlanta, GA... a week with flexible hours. Minimum Requirements: Must have Registered Nurse License in Georgia Current American Heart...

Now Seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) for a Job Available in Weston, WV


Posted April 26, 2017, Weston, WV
I am now seeking a registered nurse (RN) for a job available in Weston, WV. Our facility is a 150 cute bed psychiatric... facility. We ask that our registered nurse have at least one full time year of nursing under their belt. While psychiatric...

Travel Operating Room Registered Nurse Job in Decatur, GA


Posted April 26, 2017, Decatur, GA
Sunbelt has a position for an experienced Operating Room (OR) Registered Nurse (RN) in Decatur, GA.... Minimum Requirements: Must have Registered Nurse License in Georgia Current American Heart BLS, ACLS and PALS Must have at least 2...

Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract


Posted April 25, 2017, Sarasota, FL
Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract Jackson Nurse Professionals is hiring Registered Nurses for OR contracts in the... and more Associated topics: care unit, ccu, maternal, mhb, neonatal, recovery, registered, registered nurse rn, rn registered, rn...

Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract


Posted April 25, 2017, Chicago, IL
Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract Jackson Nurse Professionals is hiring Registered Nurses for OR contracts in the... and more Associated topics: asn, hospice, mhb, psychiatric, registed, rn registered nurse, surgical, tcu, transitional, unit...

Registered Nurse (RN) - ER - Contract


Posted April 25, 2017, Little Rock, AR
Registered Nurse (RN) - ER - Contract Jackson Nurse Professionals is hiring Registered Nurses for ER contracts in the... and more Associated topics: ccu, infusion, maternal, neonatal, nurse, nurse rn, registered nurse, rn registered, transitional, unit...

Registered Nurse (RN) - All Specialties - 13 week contracts


Posted April 25, 2017, Nashville, TN
Registered Nurse (RN) - All Specialties - 13 week contracts Jackson Nurse Professionals has immediate contract..., Cath, PEDS, PACU and more Associated topics: ambulatory, ccu, psychiatric, recovery, registed, registered, registered nurse...

Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract


Posted April 25, 2017, Tallahassee, FL
Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract Jackson Nurse Professionals is hiring Registered Nurses for OR contracts in the... and more Associated topics: ambulatory, care unit, maternal, mhb, registered, rn registered, staff nurse, surgical, transitional, unit...

Registered Nurse (RN) - All Specialties - 13 week contracts


Posted April 25, 2017, Boston, MA
Registered Nurse (RN) - All Specialties - 13 week contracts Jackson Nurse Professionals has immediate contract..., PACU and more Associated topics: bsn, care, intensive, intensive care, maternal, nurse, nurse rn, recovery, rn registered...

Registered Nurse (RN) - ER - Contract


Posted April 25, 2017, Richmond, VA
Registered Nurse (RN) - ER - Contract Jackson Nurse Professionals is hiring Registered Nurses for ER contracts in the... and more Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn, care unit, intensive, nurse, psychatric, staff nurse, surgery, tcu, transitional...

Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract


Posted April 25, 2017, Hartford, CT
Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract Jackson Nurse Professionals is hiring Registered Nurses for OR contracts in the... and more Associated topics: ambulatory, asn, care, ccu, neonatal, nurse rn, psychatric, registered nurse, rn registered, tcu...

Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract


Posted April 25, 2017, Mobile, AL
Registered Nurse (RN) - OR - Contract Jackson Nurse Professionals is hiring Registered Nurses for OR contracts in the... and more Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn, cardiothoracic, care unit, infusion, intensive, nurse clinical, psychiatric, registered nurse...


Role of Registered Nurse

Registered nurses are responsible for a number of things in the hospital, and it is important to be aware of these roles while entering the career path.

On a day-to-day basis, the nurse will be handed a set of responsibilities, and that is a part of the job. However, those who are looking to get more from the position will know it is these roles that will add value because there are so many variables at play.

Here are the key roles and responsibilities a registered nurse will have on a regular basis while heading to work.

Coordinating With Physicians

The primary responsibility of the registered nurse is to make sure physicians are being coordinated with. This means if there are tests to be run or other related information that is coming in, the physician will be able to list it out to the nurse.

From this point, the nurse can then move forward and complete the task as necessary.

It is important to have this done, so physicians can get more out of the experience and see long-term results. It also helps make sure patients get the treatment they require moving forward.

Evaluating Care Plans

Various customized care plans are set up for patients, and the doctor will list this out for the nurse as soon as the patient is ready to go. Those care plans will include food, medicine, and everything else during their stay at the hospital.

To ensure things go ahead smoothly, it is the nurse that will be able to handle these care plans and make sure things are being done as they are supposed to be.

It is essential to look into this to make sure the patient is moving in the right direction and can stay as healthy as possible.

Caring For Patients

working in a hospital with patients

One of the most important roles of a registered nurse is to help patients with their care plans and providing the support they require during this stressful time. They are the connecting point between doctors and patients in a way that no other profession in the hospital can provide.

Without registered nurses, this connection can be lost, and that makes it hard for the patient to cope with all of the medical information being sent in their direction while they’re feeling ill.

Registered nurses are responsible for helping out with this.

These are the prominent responsibilities a registered nurse will have when it comes to their job in the hospital. Various additional duties are added to their list along with the way, which will depend on what is going on in the hospital and the type of patients that are coming in.

In general, as long as everything remains as it is supposed to, these are the three key roles that are played by the registered nurse in the hospital while they are doing their job. It is important for the nurse to be prepped for these positions, so the hospital runs as it is supposed to.

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