Staff Nurse

Staff Nurse

Risalla Home Health Care
1-3 years
Not Specified

Job Description

• Report to the Head Nurse regarding daily activity & inform any untoward situations immediately.

• Do daily patient’s assessments & document findings in the nurse’s notes in a timely manner.

• Maintain patient’s privacy & confidentiality at all times.

• Give medications due for the patient following the rules in giving medication & physician instructions.

• Must have thorough knowledge about the action, side effects of the drug & necessary precaution before the administration of medication.

• Observe & report symptoms, reaction to treatments, drugs & changes in the patient’s physical or emotional condition.

• Inform & update client & relatives about any untoward symptoms & for any procedures that needs immediate concern.

• Maintain a good nurse-patient relationship, communicate with the patient & ask about his complaints.
• Prepare all necessary instruments & materials needed by the patient & requesting in advance for any article to be purchased & maintain orderliness & inventory of materials.

• Coordinate services for patients as needed to other agencies & health care providers as appropriate.

• Establishing & maintaining neat & clean environment in home setting.

• Participating in in-service programs, as well as training & teaching other nursing personnel.

• Provide hands – on care to patients at home or in a hospital.

• Answer calls for help & determine if additional help is needed.

• Prepare & serve meals.

• Feed patient & mash up food if necessary.

• Bathe & dress patient.

• Make beds & change linens & empty bedpans.

• Provide patients with help walking, exercising & moving in & out of bed.

• Report abnormal changes or patterns to nursing staff.

• Develop nurturing relationships with patient.

• Report violent behavior.

• Perform routine tasks like vital signs monitoring, food & liquid intake & output under the supervision of registered nurse.

• Monitor patient’s physical, mental & emotional condition.

• Transport patients using a wheelchair. Turn & re-position bedridden patients alone or with assistance to prevent bed sores.

• Goal orientated & Responsible
• Ability to work independently or with others

• Strong computing & analyzing abilities

• Flexible & adaptable to changing working conditions
• Effective communication (oral & written)

• Efficient use of Company resources

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