Uses acceptable standards of practice based on nursing process and
theory to help theindividual/family/group,
with complex and unpredictable needs, identify and meet basic
age-appropriate health needs.
Promotes a climate in which consumers can act in their own interest
or intervenes when they are unable to do so.
Uses the nursing process and theory to provide age-appropriate
individual/family/guardian/designated surrogate education using a
wide range of teaching activities to promote health.
Works to achieve desired health care outcomes by effectively
utilizing human and material resources.
Is accountable for the ethical, legal and professional
responsibilities related to nursing practice across all the roles,
within the scope of practice.
Performs admission and ongoing assessment related to patient
condition and/or plan of care.
Supports the interdisciplinary team model.
Provides and delegates rehabilitation nursing intervention based on
the interdisciplinary treatment plan and established
Develops and maintains effective communication with the patient,
family and team members.
Participates in unit performance improvement activities.
Promotes the concept and image of professional rehabilitation
Coordinates discharge planning, instructions, and follow up
This position may also be responsible for performing CNA and
clerical duties as needed.
Performs other duties as assigned.