Angel McGarrity-Davis, RN, CDONA, NHA

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Ask the Nursing Expert about ... administrator relationships

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... administrator relationships

What are ways a director of nursing can adopt to "get in good" with the boss (the administrator)?

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... ideas on what I can do for my staff

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... ideas on what I can do for my staff

I am a new director of nursing. Can you share some ideas on what I can do for my staff?

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... DON responsibilities

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... DON responsibilities

I'm new to long-term care as a director of nursing. I love the residents that we care for, but it's so hard to manage the surveys, ombudsman, Department of Health, etc. The hours are more than a normal job. How do I keep going?

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... discharge planning

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... discharge planning

I've been hired at a long-term care facility as a care manager, and my entire background has been in case management from the acute care side. What in particular should I know about discharge planning?

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... Electronic medical records

Ask the Nursing Expert about ... Electronic medical records

I'm the assistant director of nursing and my corporate office told me that we were going to electronic medical records soon and I was going to be in charge of the rollout. They also told me about new legislation that came out that I need to be aware of. Do you know about this?

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