Provided direct patient care; assessed, planned, implemented, evaluated and documented individual patient needs, actions taken and patient responses; coordinated patient care through collaboration with the patient/family and healthcare team.
- Identified and met patient/family learning and discharge needs upon admission through discharge; executed necessary trauma, emergency and rapid assessment processes while providing comfort and care to patients and families in emergency situations.
- Assisted with various emergency procedures, treatments and techniques; worked within a multi-disciplinary environment to ensure that the highest level of care was maintained at all times.
- Performed focused assessment of chief complaint on each patient in a timely manner according to established triage guidelines.
- Applied expertise in rapid assessments and treatments, particularly upon patient arrival to the ER during initial phase of acute illness and trauma; treated a variety of illnesses or injury in children and adults, from minor bacterial infections, to cardiac arrests, to emergency trauma situations.