Takes charge of a unit in the hospital when there is no head nurse.
Gives nursing care to acutely ill patients.
Makes daily rounds with the medical staff.
Gives injections and administers medicines and treatment to patient as ordered by the medical staff
Observes patients' reaction to medication, records the same and reports to the physician.
Admits and dicharges patients.
Takes temperatures, pulse and respiration rates and blood pressure.
Records and reports symptoms and conditions of patients.
Records medication and treatment given to patients.
Helps in the distribution of food and feeds those acutely ill patients.
Gives health teaching to patients, student nurses ,attendants and helpers.
Attends professional meetings, conferences and seminars.
Communicates with the head nurse regarding the need for supplies and equipment for providing nursing care.
Makes rounds with outgoing nurse.
Supervises student nurses in their performance of nursing procedures.
Acts as headnurse in absence of the headnurse.
Supervises works of attendants and helpers.
Takes charge of the environment of the patients.
Maintained department's supplies and kept equipment operational.
Organized charts and medical records.
Acted as an information resource for patients, families, visitors, physicians, and outside reviewers in person or via telephone.
Completed clerical duties for admissions , discharges, transfers, deaths and passes such as transcribing orders to medications/ treatment sheets, ordering medications, dietary changes and therapies.
Completed lab and special examination requisitions and data entry, as it pertains to the medical records department.
Completed medical records by reviewing and assembling in proper orderinto a permanent folder.
Ordered labs, ultrasounds etc required for new admissions.
Verified proper authorization for release of information.
Operated paging/ telephone system as required.
Answered telephone, determine nature of call and direct caller to appropriate individual or department.
Provided residents with medication administration and treatment assistance and services according to the healthcare provider's orders.
Supervised residents who self- administrates madication in accordance to company and regulatory guidelines.
Reported any changes in residents' physical behavior or condition.
Maintained resident records regarding medication distribution, leisure activities, incidents and observations.
Assisted clients in addressing averyday personal needs such as toileting, bathing, and grooming.
Engaged client in physical and mental exercises prescribed by their doctors.
Prepared food o oversaw the preparation of food to ensure that hygiene standards are met and that doctor's orders are being followed.
Maintained a safe and clean environment and ensured that garbage is taken out on a daily basis.
Observed elderly for signs of deterioration or concern and report them to the family or charge nurse.
Maintained records of ward's activities, behavior and symptoms for reference purposes.
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