- Prepare treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the rooms neat and clean.
- Interview patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height.
- Clean and sterilize instruments and dispose of contaminated supplies.
- Prepare and administer medications as directed by a physician.
- Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician.
- Assess patients’ condition during every visit and chart your observations
- Perform evaluation tasks, including vital signs and medication review
- Administer medication as prescribed by the patient’s Physician
- Dress or redress open wounds and assess progress of healing
- Educate patients and their families on proper home health care strategies and procedures
- Coordinate with Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Physicians and anyone else involved in the patient’s care plan
- Provide palliative care as needed to keep the patient comfortable
- Provided nursing care to intensive care unit patients, handling multiple medical emergencies, including car accidents, head injuries, internal bleeding, an acute abdomen.
- Provided nursing care to surgical patients, completing pre-operative and post-operative procedures.
- Performed emergency medical procedures, such as BLS, ACLS and other condition stabilizing interventions.
- Assess patients and provided necessary and prescribed treatments for stabilization.
- Clinical skills: IV starts, vital monitoring, transfusions, wound care, stoma care, positioning, care of ventilated patients
- Assessed patients, take medical history and blood samples for lab test
- Performed ECGs on patients complaining about chest pain
- Treated wound and gave medical care to leg ulcers
- Informed patients about their medical conditions and planned treatment
- Administered medications and IVs according to physicians’ direction
- Provide patients and families with emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, living independently, or adapting to disability or illness.