Patient Care Technician & Certified Nursing Assistant
Tampa General Hospital
Answer patient call signals, signal lights, bells, and intercom systems to determine patient's needs.
Turned and repositioned bedridden patient's.
Provided physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, and standing, walking, or exercising.
Measured and recorded food and liquid intake or urinary and fecalboutput, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
Recorded vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff.
Gathered information from caregivers, nurse's, or physicians about patient condition, treatment plans, or appropriate activities.
Observed and examined patient's to detect symptom's that may require medical attention, such as bruises, document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurse's open wounds, or blood in urine.
Documented and otherwise report observations of of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurse's.