Self Evaluation for Hospital Nurse Job Essential job requirements: I am able to accurately work with the computer systems, staying current with all system updates and changes. I follow through on the role of the registered nurse, as expected of me, and provide a leadership role to the patient care techs. I stay current with my RN license and CEU credits. Customer service: I interact with patients in a professional manner to help create confidence and trust. I am a good listener and work hard to build rapport with patients, physicians, and my co-workers.
Understand why communication is important in the work setting OUTCOME 1 1 People communicate in order to develop and maintain relationships with others; communication is vital in order to be able to give and receive information and instructions, to understand and be understood, to share points of view or opinions, knowledge, emotions, feelings, learn, socialise and to give praise and show others they are valued. Communication is an essential tool in the nursing profession that can be used to meet the needs of vulnerable patients. It’s also a fundamental requirement of the job role to be able to communicate clearly with individuals and their families and members of staff on a daily basis. A good strong level of communication with other staff members ensures effective team working and continuity of care. It also ensures any forms of abuse and health and safety issues are recognised and reported.
• Ensure behaviour support plan is up to date as it is an ongoing document. • Ensure individual risk assessment is up to date as it is an ongoing document. • Review weekly recording sheets and keep everything up to date with housekeeping on files, ensuring all information is correct and recording is good quality • Review targets in care plan within the 3 periods of the outcomes tracker. • Complete learning logs with the young person • To have an overview of the young person bedroom and it is tidy and safe to an appropriate standard. • To carry our reviews of medication that everything is recorded properly in their medication file and MAR sheet.
Arrive on time so I can have a thorough handover meeting at the beginning of my shift, and complete all paperwork at the end of my shift. Keep up to date with any changes in the young people’s care files, and continually liaise with the OT’s to keep them informed of any changes in behavior and give any suggestions I may have. To seek guidance from my senior management team or Nurse if I have any concerns or if I am unsure of anything. Also my Duty of Care extends to respecting the young person’s views, religion and sexual orientation. And not to be judgmental if the young person’s views etc.
* Securing the cutting-edge technology to exceed patient expectations * Employ skilled staff dedicated to providing a Center of Excellence in Cardiac Catheterization to all patients. This attitude emboldens the identification and initiation of the best procedures to deliver optimal results. CQI in most organizations concentrate on two investigative values to guarantee CQI: 1) execution values, such as meeting the level of clinical skills necessary by the Cardiac Cath Lab Staff to ensure patient safety, and 2) patient results, such as decreases in documented complication statistics. Purpose of Program This CQI project includes reviewing the qualifications and requirements of Cardiac Cath Lab Technicians. (see attachment
The nurse should reflect a high degree of professionalism to patients, the public, and other professionals. Teamwork is a major characteristic of professional nursing. Many times nurses will need assistance helping their patients, and people will be more apt to lend a helping hand if you yourself go out of your way to help others. This not only helps your coworkers but in the long run provides faster more efficient care for the patients. Teamwork may be one of the most important professional characteristics in healthcare.
Care records are valuable because of the information they contain and that information is only usable if it is correctly and legibly recorded in the first place, is then kept up to date, and is easily accessible when needed. After a month records are collected and given into the office and stored in case they are needed. Making and keeping records is an essential and integral part of care the purpose of making record Provide accurate, current and concise information concerning the condition and care of the client or other associated observations. Provide a record of any problems that arise and the action taken in response to them. Medication will also be recorded so as not to give out the wrong dose.
The storage departments must be full of workable stock, extra blankets and sheets as well as my tools for the job. My Zoll monitor needs checking and spare, charged batteries available and I need to make sure the O2 and Entonox bottles are full. I have a responsibility to my patient, to ensure the best quality of care that I am able to provide throughout the journey, treating them with respect and keeping their dignity at all times. It is also my responsibility to ensure that all company policies and procedures are adhered to and to ensure that my training needs are kept up-to-date so that I am at the level of standards required to undertake my role. 1.2 I will always work as part of a team to provide the best possible care for my patient by working within my skill levels for my work role, set by the Ambulance Service.
Patient care is the number one priority for all nurses, regardless of position or leadership status. Nurses struggle to optimize the quality and consistency of care provided. However, often breakdowns in care occur and it the responsibility of the care team to make things right. Sometimes in the rush of caring for a patient load, care can be compromised. The goal of continuously educating staff in the importance of nursing-sensitive indicators hopefully leads to improved care and a reduction in negative outcomes.
New Technology July 3, 2013 Nursing is the field of study I have selected to discuss because it is the area of my studies. When someone thinks of the new technology in the field of nursing the list could get lengthy. For the information gathered for this paper it relates to the role of technology in critical care nursing. What is critical care nursing about is a question which may come to mind of someone who doesn’t have an insight about healthcare? Critical care nursing is where a patient has some damage to their health which could be life threatening and it is up to the nurse to care for the patient the best she can with the knowledge she has developed.