Demonstrates a professional commitment to patients and fellow health care professionals. Demonstrates sound critical thinking, conflict management and problem solving ability.
Promotes and supports a collaborative practice model Promotes an interdisciplinary team approach based on mutual respect and direct communication between health professionals.
Responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care in accordance with the organizations policy and procedures and the unit scope of service.
Assumes accountability and responsibility for own practice and does not carry out tasks beyond level of competence. Utilizes evidence based practice in the provision of care Coordinates individualized care from point of first contact throughout the episode of care, incorporating discharge planning in the plan of care.
Maintains confidentiality and security of patient, family and the organization information in accordance with the confidentiality policy.
Facilitates effective communication between the patient, family and the interdisciplinary health care team as required. Assess patient and family education needs, plan for and provide education and evaluate outcome.
Provides a suitable environment that supports patient and family learning. Ensures patient and family are provided with comprehensive information and resources to meet their health care needs.