Patient Ratios

  1. Hello fellow Texas nurses. I work on a med/surg unit at a community hospital as a charge nurse. I was curious as to what your patient ratios are? Do your charge nurses take an assignment? Just kinda' curious...
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    Joined: Jun '12; Posts: 65; Likes: 129
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  3. by   not.done.yet
    ICU stepdown with a ratio of 4:1 on days, 5:1 on nights. Charge does not take patient assignments unless we are short handed.