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29-1141.03 - Critical Care Nurses Bright Outlook

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Monitor patients for changes in status and indications of conditions such as sepsis or shock and institute appropriate interventions.

29-1126.00 Respiratory Therapists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Provide emergency care, such as artificial respiration, external cardiac massage, or assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
  • Monitor patient's physiological responses to therapy, such as vital signs, arterial blood gases, or blood chemistry changes, and consult with physician if adverse reactions occur.
  • Monitor cardiac patients, using electrocardiography devices, such as a holter monitor.
29-1151.00 Nurse Anesthetists Bright Outlook
  • Monitor patients' responses, including skin color, pupil dilation, pulse, heart rate, blood pressure, respiration, ventilation, or urine output, using invasive and noninvasive techniques.
  • Respond to emergency situations by providing airway management, administering emergency fluids or drugs, or using basic or advanced cardiac life support techniques.
  • Evaluate patients' post-surgical or post-anesthesia responses, taking appropriate corrective actions or requesting consultation if complications occur.
29-1141.01 Acute Care Nurses Bright Outlook
  • Perform emergency medical procedures, such as basic cardiac life support (BLS), advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), and other condition stabilizing interventions.
  • Administer blood and blood product transfusions or intravenous infusions, monitoring patients for adverse reactions.
  • Prescribe medications and observe patients' reactions, modifying prescriptions as needed.
29-2056.00 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Administer anesthesia to animals, under the direction of a veterinarian, and monitor animals' responses to anesthetics so that dosages can be adjusted.
  • Administer emergency first aid, such as performing emergency resuscitation or other life saving procedures.
  • Observe the behavior and condition of animals and monitor their clinical symptoms.
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.
  • Perform physical examinations, make tentative diagnoses, and treat patients en route to hospitals or at disaster site triage centers.

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