Provides basic care including hygiene and assists with activities of daily living. Bed baths, showers, grooming, dressing, toileting and elimination, monitoring body functions, preventative skin care, incontinence care, feeding, oral hygiene, assists with mobility using safe transfer techniques, range of motion, ambulation, care for the patient’s environment, and application of safety measures to all patients. Obtains and records vital signs, temperature, height, weight, girth measurements, incentive spirometry, calorie counts, and other specific parameters as directed. Documents findings on appropriate electronic health record (EHR) flow sheet and reports findings to the Registered Nurse (RN). Identifies and reports changes in patients’ status to the RN.
Woking with my people, great team