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Published on February 17, 2014

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Job description of a nurse, helps to implement quality continuous improvement

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement ER Nurse Job Description 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 1

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement O B J E C T IV E 1 . T o g u id e s t a f f a c t io n . 2 . T o d e f in e c le a r ly t h e d u t ie s a n d r e s p o n s ib ilit ie s. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 2

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement POLICY Must be a graduate of accredited school College of Nursing. Must pass the nursing license examination given by the nursing board of a certain state. Must have at least 2-3 years working experience as staff nurse. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 3

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Help with the assessment of patient under his/her care and the newly admitted so as to collect relevant data and information. Plan the care to be provided by making use of available resources. Implement care that has been organized in an effective way. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 4

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement Evaluate care given to see if this has been effective or not and take the necessary corrective action. Provide for the physical, physiological, social and spiritual needs of the patients. Protect the patient from infection and accident. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 5

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement Prepare the patient and necessary equipment for diagnostic procedures and assists the physician. Carry out therapeutic nursing procedures delegated by the team leader (head/charge nurse) and monitor patient's condition. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 6

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement Receive and give report on patient's condition and treatment prescribed by the physician to the next shift. Provide general physical care to the patients assigned in his/her care. Collect samples as requested by the medical team for laboratory investigations. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 7

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement  Take and record vital signs and note changes in patient's condition.   Assist in the setting up of intravenous infusion and maintain an accurate record of fluids administered to patient.   Administer injections prescribed as well as other forms of treatment ordered by the doctor. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 8

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement Establish and maintain good rapport with working colleagues.    Admit patients as well as carry out discharge procedures when the need arises.   12-9-2012 Maintain and update all relevant charts. Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 9

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement Keep on an accurate record of equipment/instruments used in the ward. ● ● ● Escort patients to other hospital for special investigations. ● ● Prepare and accompany patients for special investigations. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 10

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement ➔ Check all equipment on a regular basis, making certain they are in good working order. ➔ ➔ Demonstrate competence in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and other emergencies. ➔ ➔ Report to the head/charge nurse any immediate problems and difficulties that have been arisen during the course of his/her duties. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 11

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement ➔ Act up for the head nurse/charge nurse in his/her absence as required. ➔ ➔ Attend and participate in ward meetings and other managerial activities. ➔ Maintain a good professional relation with patient's relatives as well as informing them of any changes in patient's condition. ➔ 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 12

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement  Monitor the performance of junior colleagues as well as servants and report to the head/charge nurse.   Maintain confidentiality of patient's records.   Participate in the rehabilitation of patients and making plans for discharge. 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 13

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement ➢ Demonstrate an awareness of fire hazards and the necessary precautions to be taken in the event of fire. ➢ ➢ 12-9-2012 Carry out post-mortem care whenever applicable. Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 14

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement  Promote his/her own professional developments in terms of education, skills and attitudes so as to maintain current trends and practices.   Demonstrate an awareness of the socio-cultural factors involved in nursing practices.   12-9-2012 Perform additional duties as required. Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 15

Silver Crescent Polyclinic Health Care Quality Improvement 12-9-2012 Prepared By Dr Gamal Soliman 16

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