Dr Chance Dumaine talks registered nursing expertise

Dr. Chance Dumaine, a physician at St. Paul’s Hospital in Saskatoon, speaks about the strong working relationship he has with registered nurses and why their expertise is so critical to keeping him informed about the status of patients under his care.

“[Registered nurses] are dealing with patients on an hourly basis, whether this is managing their vital signs, monitoring treatment plans that we initiate, detecting changes in patient status, they really help me do my job both efficiently and safely.”