I worked as a private duty Nurse. The Client and family were very
pleasant to work with and be around.
A typical day started with greeting family , Checking Client and receiving report. Then giving ADL"S, Trach care, take down tube feeding, flush tube,give meds prn, transferring to wheel chair. Making bed and straighten up room, restock supplies, give bolus tube feeding at noon, prn meds , shampoo hair & dry, afternoon transfer client to bed turn q 2 hours. clean wheel chair prn. Chart , give report to on coming nurse.
The most enjoyable part of the job was interacting with client.
When I worked for Vna we received bounses some times as apperciation