**NEW INCREASED HIRING RATES**
The goal of the Medical/Surgical Nurse is to work in collaboration with the physician and other health care providers, to provide direct and indirect patient care. The RN will carry out functions within the scope of their professional license. The role encompasses the management of nursing care through implementation of the nursing process, supervision of licensed and unlicensed personnel, and coordination of interdisciplinary care. The RN will also establish short and long range goals for patient care which contribute to a continuum of care focus, and patient care will be delivered in accordance with the professional nursing process, and will result in the delivery of quality patient care.