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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Clinical Nurse Specialists.

  • Observe, interview, and assess patients to identify care needs.
29-1011.00 Chiropractors   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Evaluate the functioning of the neuromuscularskeletal system and the spine using systems of chiropractic diagnosis.
  • Diagnose health problems by reviewing patients' health and medical histories, questioning, observing, and examining patients and interpreting x-rays.
  • Obtain and record patients' medical histories.
29-1221.00 Pediatricians, General
  • Examine children regularly to assess their growth and development.
  • Examine patients or order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests to obtain information on medical condition and determine diagnosis.
  • Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, or examination results.
29-1229.06 Sports Medicine Physicians
  • Record athletes' medical histories and perform physical examinations.
  • Examine and evaluate athletes prior to participation in sports activities to determine level of physical fitness or predisposition to injuries.
  • Examine, evaluate and treat athletes who have been injured or who have medical problems such as exercise-induced asthma.
29-9099.01 Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Monitor maternal condition during labor by checking vital signs, monitoring uterine contractions, or performing physical examinations.
  • Monitor fetal growth and well-being through heartbeat detection, body measurement, and palpation.
  • Obtain complete health and medical histories from patients including medical, surgical, reproductive, or mental health histories.
29-1299.01 Naturopathic Physicians
  • Conduct physical examinations and physiological function tests for diagnostic purposes.
  • Interview patients to document symptoms and health histories.
29-1223.00 Psychiatrists Bright Outlook
  • Gather and maintain patient information and records, including social or medical history obtained from patients, relatives, or other professionals.
  • Examine or conduct laboratory or diagnostic tests on patients to provide information on general physical condition or mental disorder.
29-1071.00 Physician Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Obtain, compile, and record patient medical data, including health history, progress notes, and results of physical examination.
  • Examine patients to obtain information about their physical condition.
29-1229.04 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians
  • Examine patients to assess mobility, strength, communication, or cognition.
  • Conduct physical tests such as functional capacity evaluations to determine injured workers' capabilities to perform the physical demands of their jobs.
29-2053.00 Psychiatric Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Take and record measures of patients' physical condition, using devices such as thermometers or blood pressure gauges.
  • Interview new patients to complete admission forms, to assess their mental health status, or to obtain their mental health and treatment history.
29-1291.00 Acupuncturists
  • Collect medical histories and general health and lifestyle information from patients.
  • Assess patients' general physical appearance to make diagnoses.
29-1243.00 Pediatric Surgeons
  • Examine fetuses, infants, children, and adolescents, and diagnose health issues to determine need for intervention, such as surgery.
  • Examine patient to obtain information on medical condition and surgical risk.
29-2035.00 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists
  • Conduct screening interviews of patients to identify contraindications, such as ferrous objects, pregnancy, prosthetic heart valves, cardiac pacemakers, or tattoos.
  • Take brief medical histories from patients.
29-1161.00 Nurse Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Monitor fetal development by listening to fetal heartbeat, taking external uterine measurements, identifying fetal position, or estimating fetal size and weight.
  • Perform physical examinations by taking vital signs, checking neurological reflexes, examining breasts, or performing pelvic examinations.
29-1181.00 Audiologists Bright Outlook
  • Administer hearing tests and examine patients to collect information on type and degree of impairment, using specialized instruments and electronic equipment.
  • Examine and clean patients' ear canals.
29-1131.00 Veterinarians Bright Outlook
  • Examine animals to detect and determine the nature of diseases or injuries.
  • Inspect and test horses, sheep, poultry, or other animals to detect the presence of communicable diseases.
29-1217.00 Neurologists
  • Interview patients to obtain information, such as complaints, symptoms, medical histories, and family histories.
  • Examine patients to obtain information about functional status of areas, such as vision, physical strength, coordination, reflexes, sensations, language skills, cognitive abilities, and mental status.
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.
  • Test and measure patient's strength, motor development and function, sensory perception, functional capacity, or respiratory or circulatory efficiency and record data.
29-2099.05 Ophthalmic Medical Technologists
  • Take and document patients' medical histories.
29-2057.00 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Take and document patients' medical histories.
29-2099.01 Neurodiagnostic Technologists
  • Collect patients' medical information needed to customize tests.