SAMPLE NURSING JOB DESCRIPTION Position : __________________________________________ Hospital : __________________________________________ Location : __________________________________________ Area : __________________________________________ Job Description: Knows and applies the Nursing in carrying nursing functions. Implements the medical and nursing care plans in medical- surgical adult care in coordination with other members of health team. Makes patients rounds particular attention to assessment of the patient’s condition, reaction to treatment etc. Condition of Contraptions: IV Fluids, catheter, dressing pertinent information for and/or from the patient and/ or doctor. Interacting with patients and relatives. Renders direct nursing activities: assessment ; vital signs; medication; facilities carrying out of diagnostics procedures; treatment/IV fluids; observation, recording and reporting of progress of patient’s condition; hygiene/ bathing and comfort measures; instructions/ health teachings; interacts and relatives. Evaluates functions delegated to nursing assistants. Attends to doctor rounds. Assist the doctor in procedures (including life support) and plans with them the continuity of care. Prepares accurate documentation of treatment, procedure, and progress notes. Assists Charge Nurse and Unit Manager in the physical management of the unit; updating the emergency cart and other units stocks/supplies; requests for patients medicines; preparation of diet list, monitoring of the implementation of policies on waste management, water and energy conservation, clean and safe environment workplace. Carries out discharge procedure/process setting of Hospital bill, clearance, discharge notice, take home Medications and/or instructions; checking of things in the room/unit. Attends unit meetings and other hospital activities. Performs other tasks delegated by the Charge Nurse, Unit Manager and Section Manager.