Roles may be telephone triage while others offer a hands-on patient interfacing role.
Submit a completed and updated resume; include all of your healthcare experience i.e include any Nursing Assistant experience, education and complete healthcare related experience
Administer meds and intravenous medications and fluids as prescribed by physician
Provide/document direct nursing care of patients under supervision of a nurse/physician
Nursing care is guided by the physician orders and the nursing plan of care
Patient response to care is reported to a registered nurse for evaluation, intervention and modification of the plan of care
Assist health care personnel's in the delivery of patient care
Assist physicians in the performance of diagnostic procedures
Evaluate nursing care with emphasis on nursing procedures and patient responses; assist in the delivery of nursing care and selection of nursing priorities
Assist in development and implementation of general policies and procedures to provide for the emotional and physical comfort and safety of patients; participate in the formulation of new policies
Participate in maintaining the environment of care including equipment and other material resources
Participate in the identification of clinical or operational performance improvement opportunities and assists in performance improvement activities
Assist with control of material resources and maintenance; report any equipment malfunctions to charge nurse
Participate in in-service education programs and other conferences within the service; assist in the training of new employees
Perform other related duties
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