on call rotation - page 2

My admin wants me to try an on call rotation for the staff nurses to keep the floor covered. I have worked in several types of nursing settings that used this solution, but that was years ago. Do you... Read More

  1. Visit  SnfRn} profile page
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    At my place, the ADON, SDC (2--they job share), MDS, the two unit managers, and myself (Mon-Thu eve supervisor) rotate the on call schedule. In the almost 4 years I've been there, the on-call's been called in 4 times. Not too bad.

    CapeCodMermaid--
    We have a new ED who thinks along the same lines of your consultant. She's questioning why a facility our size (only 70 beds) needs an ADON as well as evening and weekend supervisiors. :icon_roll
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    Quote from SnfRn
    At my place, the ADON, SDC (2--they job share), MDS, the two unit managers, and myself (Mon-Thu eve supervisor) rotate the on call schedule. In the almost 4 years I've been there, the on-call's been called in 4 times. Not too bad.

    CapeCodMermaid--
    We have a new ED who thinks along the same lines of your consultant. She's questioning why a facility our size (only 70 beds) needs an ADON as well as evening and weekend supervisiors. :icon_roll
    I have 181 beds.
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    Quote from CapeCodMermaid
    I have 181 beds.
    Your consultant definately sounds like an idjit. No managers or supervisors for 181 beds?! No way she's spent time working a floor.


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