Administers medications orally, intramuscularly, subcutaneously, intradermally, rectally and intravenously. Administers fluids intravenously.
Prepares and implements resident care plans.
Converses with residents to assure they are comfortable, explains therapies, treatments, medications and changes in same. Answers resident’s request for assistance.
Answers questions and complaints from family members
Reassures and provides emotional support to residents.
Accompanies physicians during rounds.
Attends and participates staff meetings, in-service and continuing education.
Orders medications, supplies and materials.