Reply To: Charge Nurse Role/Assignment

  • Laura Ortiz

    January 11, 2018 at 10:52 am

    Our Charge nurses do carry a patient assignment.




    Laura Ortiz RN, MS, CPON

    Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Program





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    I am interested in finding out if your inpatient unit charge nurses carry a patient assignment while being in charge?

    Thank you in advance,

    Heather Holtzople BSN, RN, CPHON
    Nurse Manager
    Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
    Hollywood, FL