JOB SUMMARY: Coordinates the daily operations of the hospital to ensure operational units are running effectively and efficiently. RESPONSIBILITIES: 1.1 Provides oversight for multiple hospital departments in the absence of unit management. Addresses patient care, staffing, and any other issues that may arise. 1.2 Assumes responsibility for supervision and administrative decision making for the care and coordination of nursing and patient care services during the evening, night, weekend, and holiday shifts. 1.3 Ensures that hospital policies and procedures are followed. 1.4 Participates in patient care as part of an interdisciplinary team. 1.5 Acts as the Incident Commander until relieved by a more senior administrator during a hospital disaster.
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