The Scope of a Registered Nurse
Hilary Miller MSN-Ed, RN, PHN, CHPN
THE SCOPE OF A REGISTERED NURSE
Nursing is a critical profession that entails training in nursing education and consequent relevant licensing by the appropriate regulatory authority to initiate practice. Nurses or Registered Nurses (RN) are essential in a hospital setting, whereby, their responsibilities include outpatient care, procedure, deliberation, and examination in the consultation departments. Additionally, nurses can practice and assist in management in both inpatient and outpatient departments. Nurses have the optio...