Communicating with patients their family and staff in an appropriate manner maintaining respect and dignity and a harmonious relationship with all.
Assist patients arriving on to the ward by directing them to the correct areas and explaining the ward layout and what needs to be done.
Assist patients through the admission process, undertaking full nursing assessment of the patient.
Following nursing assessment, plan patient's care with the patient.
Ensure implementation of care to a high standard and ongoing evaluation of care.
Safe moving and handling of patients with different mobility problems
Assist the doctors as necessary with clinical procedures
Administer medication to patients safely as per hospital protocol and nursing council regulations.
Maintain accurate and thorough records
Have good understanding of pre operation or pre investigation preparation for patients, relevant to your area of work and educate patients accordingly.
Anticipate and be willing to assist patients carry out daily activities safely such as toileting, eating and drinking, washing, showering, shaving and dressing etc as needed.
Carry out all patient observations and vital signs as requested to do so and record accurately
Participate in patient health education
Ensure verbal or written consent as per hospital policy before carrying out procedures giving full explanation beforehand.
Act appropriately in an emergency situations, summoning help and assisting colleagues as necessary.
Full understanding of infection control measures implementing universal precautions at all times.
Assist with housekeeping duties as necessary such as bed cleaning, bed making and tidying the unit to ensure smooth running of the services and a safe, clean and attractive environment for the patients at all times.
Ensure correct maintenance of instrument and equipment by proper cleaning, handling sterilizing and utilization.
Report and record activities of patients and nursing care given - inform senior nursing staff and doctors of any problems encountered.
Participate in and contribute to staff meetings.
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