Served as liaison between the medical team and the patient, including educating patients on the proper use of medications, monitoring of physical therapy, and documenting and communicating with the RN.
Assisted nursing staff with assessment of clients and their families. Administered medications and treatments as needed. Performed medication and treatment procedures as necessary.
Performed medication administration, administered pediatric medications, and assisted with treatments. Provided care to patients in a timely manner.
Successfully completed training in the emergency department and the community. This was a part of a larger facility. This position included a full range of patients, including but not limited to: The following.
Licensed Practical Nurse
Performed patient assessment, and provided advocacy to patients and families in the medical facility. Supervised the nursing assistants and ensured that the resident needs were met.
Evaluated patient needs, prioritized treatment, and maintained patient flow. Administered medications, ordered supplies, and performed diagnostic tests.
Worked in a team environment with rehabilitation, physical therapy, and occupational therapists to provide optimal care for patients in the cardiovascular unit.
Provided care for patients with multiple chronic diagnoses including HIV, Hepatitis, and HIV. Performed all necessary tasks and data entry.