- Lithonia US-GA
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Possess over six years experience in medical /surgical nursing in a level 1 trauma center in Atlanta
Experienced in all aspect of patient care in a medical/surgical floor including assessment of patients, planning ,treatment wound care medication administration
Proficient in IV and infusion therapy ,especially antibiotics and antiretroviral medications.
competent in performing triage ,history taking ,and assessing patient medical needs.
Ability to learn new skills and adapt to new environment fast .
Proficient in patient education and documetation with sensitivity to accuracy and patient confidentiality.
Initiates patient admission process on the floor, including assessment , planning of treatment and implementation of plan of care.
Administers all medications as ordered by the doctors.
Performs all patient charting and documentation according to protocol.
Performs all surgical non surgical wound dressings as ordered by the MD
Paticipates in all emergencies and codes on the floor.
undertakes patient teaching and counseling regarding lifestyle changes ,appointment keeping and medication compliance.
Performs inmate intake interviews to identify inmates with medical and psychriatic needs.
Assist inmates with medical and psych needs to receive necessary attention.
Performs all intake diagnostic testing including Pregnancy tests, PPD and sexaul transmitted diseases test.
Administers all midications as ordered by the MD.
Performs diabetic clinics in the jail.
Performs psych admisions in an adolescent crisis stablisation unit of GRN in Georgia Regional Hospital
Administers orderd medications by the Psychiatrists.
Performs all proactive interventions to prevent crisis in the unit.
Responds to all emergencies in the unit.
Performs patient charting per protocol.