Which of the following actions is the nurse's role as the collaborator of care when meeting with a family of an ill child?

Coordinate with the multidisciplinary team regarding the patient's care while providing the family with information about the treatment plan.

Explanation

•The nurse's role is to coordinate with all members of the multidisciplinary team involved in the patient's care (physicians, physical therapists, social workers, respiratory therapists, etc). The nurse should explain the roles of the different services and disciplines to the family and offer to answer questions the family may have about the treatment plan.

•Incorrect: The other three options are the responsibility of the physician.

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