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29-1141.01 - Acute Care Nurses Bright Outlook

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Prescribe medications and observe patients' reactions, modifying prescriptions as needed.

29-1151.00 Nurse Anesthetists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Select, order, or administer anesthetics, adjuvant drugs, accessory drugs, fluids or blood products as necessary.
  • Monitor patients' responses, including skin color, pupil dilation, pulse, heart rate, blood pressure, respiration, ventilation, or urine output, using invasive and noninvasive techniques.
  • Select, order, or administer pre-anesthetic medications.
  • Evaluate patients' post-surgical or post-anesthesia responses, taking appropriate corrective actions or requesting consultation if complications occur.
  • Select and prescribe post-anesthesia medications or treatments to patients.
29-1171.00 Nurse Practitioners Bright Outlook
  • Prescribe medications based on efficacy, safety, and cost as legally authorized.
  • Prescribe medication dosages, routes, and frequencies based on patient characteristics such as age and gender.
  • Detect and respond to adverse drug reactions, with special attention to vulnerable populations such as infants, children, pregnant and lactating women, or older adults.
29-1141.00 Registered Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Administer medications to patients and monitor patients for reactions or side effects.
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Prescribe or recommend drugs, medical devices, or other forms of treatment, such as physical therapy, inhalation therapy, or related therapeutic procedures.
29-1141.03 Critical Care Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Monitor patients for changes in status and indications of conditions such as sepsis or shock and institute appropriate interventions.
  • Administer blood and blood products, monitoring patients for signs and symptoms related to transfusion reactions.
29-1061.00 Anesthesiologists Bright Outlook
  • Monitor patient before, during, and after anesthesia and counteract adverse reactions or complications.
  • Provide medical care and consultation in many settings, prescribing medication and treatment and referring patients for surgery.

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