Diligent Nursing professional with demonstrated success in patient care. Agile and responsive to dynamic patient needs and environmental conditions. Team-oriented and reliable with expert healthcare knowledge, clear verbal and written communication skills and sound clinical judgment.
>Interviews patient and/or family to obtain data for nursing assessment, records and reports data
> Utilizes assessment data to formulate nursing diagnosis;
>Applies knowledge of normal parameters; identifies deviation from normal, obvious patient problems, symptoms, and/or behavioral changes. Reports these to the appropriate authority
>Makes observations about physical, psycho-social, cultural, learning needs and response of patient and families; documents in a clear, concise manner.
>Identifies patient care problems and establishes priorities for care based on nursing and medical diagnosis
>Understands goals and plans of care, for the usual patient population; >Initiates a patient care plan and collaborates when appropriate; >Contributes to the revision of the initial patient care plan dependent upon the changing needs of the patient
>Contributes to the development of unit standards of care
>Plans patient teaching activities.
>Establishes priorities and gives nursing care based on the patient care plan
>Implements the patient care plan
>Seeks supervision and guidance in further developing nursing skills, in performing procedures not yet mastered and/or in functioning in unfamiliar situations
>Accepts accountability for all nursing care provided
>Monitors compliance with safety standards and care protocols for self and others
>Records nursing care given and patient's response to care
>Assists in coordinating the activities needed to implement the patient care plan
>Participates in implementation of patient discharge plan
>Teaches patient and families
>Compiles with external and internal regulations pertaining to nursing practice; recognizes legal and ethical duties and responsibilities of registered nurses.
>May participate in research projects. Evaluation •Evaluates the patient's response to care provided
>Communicates evaluation outcomes
>Evaluates teaching provided by self and others.
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