Perform health assessments and document observations and care in accordance with agency policy. Report to the Registered nurse. Perform basic laboratory tests and procedures.
Provide counseling and case management services to the community and the health department of the individual client. Identify the needs of the individual, including the purpose of growth and development.
Assist in the development of a mental health program for the individuals with developmental disabilities. Provide information to the community and others regarding the health issues and concerns.
Maintain accurate documentation of all care provided and report to the physician. Provide information to the appropriate staff, families, and other health professionals.
Provide emotional support to patients and their families. Assist with daily living activities. Maintain a safe and clean environment.
Assist with the preparation of meals and activities of daily living. Ensure that the client is safe and clean.
Patient assessment, planning, intervention, evaluation, and education for mental health issues. Liaison between patients, families, and physicians.
Patient care, medication administration, and treatment planning. Also, as a nurse advocate. I was the primary responsibility for the development of a new unit.
Provided patient care in a timely manner and facilitated the development of treatment plans for patients with complex health problems.
Provided direct patient care in the home, acting as a liaison with the public health department, including the responsibility of the development of the program, and the implementation of the plan of care.
Assist with the development of new policies and procedures. Ensure all employees are meeting regulatory requirements. Perform and document monthly audits and incident reports.
Provided patient education and acted as a resource for staff members. Ensured HIPAA compliance. Worked with physicians and other providers to ensure continuity of care.