SAMPLE NURSING JOB DESCRIPTION Position : __________________________________________ Hospital : __________________________________________ Location : __________________________________________ Area : __________________________________________ Job Description: Gives direct Nursing Care. Identifies nursing needs of patients. Plans, gives, evaluates nursing care. Admits patients. Performs nursing activities such as bathing and oral Hygiene. Assist in patients in moving, maintaining proper alignment of patient’s body and utilizing good body mechanics. Takes and record vital signs. Observes medical asepsis. Observes signs and symptoms, institutes remedial actions when appropriate and records these in the chart. Reports observations to the physician. Observes and responds to patients emotional spiritual needs. Interprets to the patients and his family their roles in promoting successful therapy and rehabilitation. Carries out doctor legal orders. Assists physicians when examining patients. Performs irrigations, catheterization and gives enemas. Instructs patients and families. Sees to it that equipment receive proper care and maintenance. Discharge Patients. Performs post-mortem care. Teaches non-professional nursing.