Supervising and managing a medical staffing team of 6-8 staff members. Tasking duties and assignments to RN's as well as nursing assistants.
Camp nurses provide basic medical care, including dispensing medication. Our camp nurses are responsible for the preliminary evaluation of symptoms, complaints, and injuries. Nurses may provide treatment and follow-up based on each medical situation, and may refer patient to a local doctor, hospital, or ambulance services. Our camp nurses are also responsible for contacting families about camper medical and health issues.
Nurses are also responsible for handling medications during meals, and monitoring the health and wellness of campers and staff. Our camp nurses are also responsible for patient logs which may include a range of ailments and injuries such as, but not limited to: sprains, bruises/scrapes, lice prevention, coughs/colds, stomach upsets and fatigue and homesickness.