whats primary care nursing? - page 2

our hospital is trying to come up with a plan to have solely primary care nursing, instilling the thought that nurses SHOULD TOTALLY CARE the asigned patients, including meds, carrying orders, vital... Read More

  1. by   loriangel14
    Quote from canary_ascent
    would that be the maximum load? 4? and 6?
    our hospital lets us on with 10-12 though..huhu
    Once in a while you would have maybe seven on evenings but not very often. 4 is pretty much it for days.
  2. by   retread71
    10-12 patients is a lot just for a CNA doing ADL.
  3. by   Ginger's Mom
    In it's hey day a Primary Nurse would be accountable for 4 patients. It lost its ground when HMOs where born in the 1990s.