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29-1141.00 - Registered Nurses Bright Outlook

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Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.

29-2061.00 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Administer prescribed medications or start intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patients' charts.
  • Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
  • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration.
  • Record food and fluid intake and output.
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.
  • Document patients' medical histories and assessment findings.
  • Administer blood and blood products, monitoring patients for signs and symptoms related to transfusion reactions.
  • Document patients' treatment plans, interventions, outcomes, or plan revisions.
29-1123.00 Physical Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Perform and document an initial exam, evaluating data to identify problems and determine a diagnosis prior to intervention.
  • Identify and document goals, anticipated progress, and plans for reevaluation.
  • Record prognosis, treatment, response, and progress in patient's chart or enter information into computer.
  • Test and measure patient's strength, motor development and function, sensory perception, functional capacity, or respiratory or circulatory efficiency and record data.
29-2031.00 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Monitor patients' blood pressure and heart rate using electrocardiogram (EKG) equipment during diagnostic or therapeutic procedures to notify the physician if something appears wrong.
  • Obtain and record patient identification, medical history, or test results.
  • Monitor patients' comfort and safety during tests, alerting physicians to abnormalities or changes in patient responses.
  • Set up 24-hour Holter and event monitors, scan and interpret tapes, and report results to physicians.
29-2032.00 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Bright Outlook
  • Observe and care for patients throughout examinations to ensure their safety and comfort.
  • Obtain and record accurate patient history, including prior test results or information from physical examinations.
  • Maintain records that include patient information, sonographs and interpretations, files of correspondence, publications and regulations, or quality assurance records, such as pathology, biopsy, or post-operative reports.

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