Practice areas included neurology clinic, cleft lip/cleft palate clinic, seizure clinic, scoliosis clinic, audiology clinic, and feeding clinic. Other areas of the staff nurse included: Providing community health rehabilitation staff nursing to special needs population. Provided skilled nursing care in the home, school or office setting. Case managed hemophilia, neurology, scoliosis, hearing, orthopedic and seizure case loads. Provided progressively responsible patient health care in the field of community health nursing. Assisted with developing and promoting services for children with special health care needs. Performed supervision of clinic support staff.
Completed authorizations for services.
Scheduled clinic appointments, ordered equipment, arranged social service consults and support services as needed. Maintained and reviewed charts to ensure compliance with federal and state health regulations. Developed and implemented care plans / discharge plans.
Assessed, monitored, and documented clients progress. Assisted physicians in performing physical examinations, diagnostic test and treatments. Provided counseling, support, and health education to clients. served as the liaison between Children’s Rehabil
Worked with children with special health care needs
attachment to children