Head of Nurse

Job Information

Job Opening Status



NGO/Social Services



Work Experience

5 years

Job Description

Head nurses manage all the administrative duties of the departments which they are assigned to work in They schedule shifts for the nurses and assign duties to them They collect work reports from all the nurses regarding their day-to-day activities and maintains a record of them They present the records collected from all the nurses to the respective doctors who are handling cases of those patients They assist and conduct training programs for the nurses who are new and need help They also solve any issues related to the patients Head nurses also come in direct contact with the patients and diagnose their health problems Inventory management is also one of the responsibilities of the head nurses Head nurses review and supervise the pre-operative settings made by the nurses in the operating room and make sure that they have provided required equipments to the doctors Head nurses often accompany the doctors when they go on their rounds to check the patients where they present the reports collected by them They provide necessary help to the doctors such as carrying diagnostic equipments, etc., to the doctors while they are on round for check-up They maintain a log of the entries of the patients in their wards and their health reports Head nurses also look for the hygiene in the hospital and in the rooms and make sure that the patients are provided with enough facilities and entertain all types of complaints from the patients Requirements – Bachelor of nursing.  – 5 years of experience.  – A head nurse should have expert management, administration and planning skills – Ability to assist the nurses and manage the team properly by motivating the employees to work – Should have good communication skills to understand the problems and resolve them – In-depth knowledge of all the procedures used in the management of the hospital

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