Forest Hills Care and Rehab
March 2013 — December 2013
I was a overnight nurse and was responsible for 35+ patients during my shift. I worked multiple units per night ( memory unit, long term care, and skilled rehab ). My core responsibilities were to provide professional care to patients in the center. Delivered skilled nursing care in routine/stressful periods at the highest standards of excellence. I reviewed physical needs, monitored patients physical condition, administered approved medication and arranged medical appointments according to assigned medical care standards. I supervised and assessed vital changes in patients conditions by monitoring vital signs, symptoms, and test results. Documented and recorded health status of patients and nursing care. Job duties included but not limited to: taking vital signs, giving medication as prescribed, basic wound care, giving injections, taking medical histories, managing IV's, monitoring fluid and food intake and output, continued observation of the patients skin integrity, assessing reactions to medications, entering doctors orders into computer, and charting daily on every patient.