Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.
* Attention to Detail
* Stress Tolerance
* Concern for Others
* Self Control
* Social Orientation
* Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
* Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
* Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
Health Care and Social Assistance
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical
Sample Job Titles
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