STAFF NURSES

Staff Nurses is responsible for managing the individualized patient care by promoting and restoring patients' health through the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends, and families; and supervising assigned team members. The Staff Nurse is responsible to the Clinical Manager for the assigned Department.

Roles and Responsibilities of Staff Nurse:

 

-Conducts an individualized patient assessment, prioritizing the data collection based on the patient’s immediate condition or needs within timeframe specified by client facility’s policies, procedures or protocols.

-Conducts ongoing assessments as determined by patient’s condition and/or the client facility’s policies, procedures or protocols and reprioritizes care accordingly.

-Develops plan of care that is individualized for the patient reflecting collaboration with other members of the healthcare team.

-Performs appropriate treatments as ordered by physician in an accurate and timely manner.

-Performs therapeutic nursing interventions as established by individualized plan of care for the patient and his/her family.

-Delivers care with appropriate age and cultural competence to specific patient populations according to individualized needs.


Staff Nurse Duties

Staff Nurse Duties:

 

Provides comprehensive nursing care to patients in general medical and surgical wards, where conditions and treatment are normally of a non critical nature.

 

-  Observes patient's conditions, assesses nursing needs, and provides required nursing care.

-  Administers prescribed oral medications, hypodermic injections and intravenous feeding.

-  Observes and records temperature, pulse, blood pressure, respiration data and effects of medication.

-  Prepares patients for tests, examinations and treatment.

-  Prepares and reviews records, laboratory sheets, etc.