Nursing

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Nursing2018-05-22T12:57:50+00:00

Project Description

  • Assesses blood pressure, heart rate, respiration
  • Checks oxygen saturation
  • Provides treatments such as wound care, blood sugar monitoring and medication administration
  • Assesses tolerance of new medications, assessing for adverse side effects
  • Teaches regarding medications, diet and signs and symptoms of a developing problem
  • Teaches the patient how to manage their illness, disease or compensate for an injury
  • Case manages a plan of care and coordination of additional health services or community resources that will allow the patient to remain in their own home safely.