Responsible for assessing, planning, supervising and evaluating the nursing care of assigned patients and for correlating the nursing process and the medical plan of care.
Handled up to 8 patients daily with medication administration, dressing changes, IVs and general nursing care.
Maintain patients under observation for treatment effectiveness or condition deterioration.
Execute initial and continue existing medical orders include pharmacotherapy and assist with ventilation.
Collect blood, urine, stool and sputum samples for initial laboratory test and diagnosis. Prepare patients for radiological procedures.
Performed PICC line dressing changes, started peripheral IVs, inserted Foley catheters, removed sutures/staples, suctioned oral airways, inserted NG tubes, provided wound dressing changes.
Responsible for routine narcotic counts and documentation.
Patient and Family Education.