She will officiate as CNO in the absence of CNO (The senior most amongst the NS will do so). She will be responsible for counseling and quidance of sub-ordinate staff.
She will attend hospital/intra hospital meetings and conferences.
She will investigate all complaints regarding nursing care and personnel, and take suitable corrective action.
She will initiate and encourage research in nursing services.
She will recommend personnel and material requirement for nursing various nursing service departments of the hospital.
She will assist MS/Addl. MS or Chief of Centres in recruiting nursing staff.
She will carry out regular rounds of the hospital.