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10 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Dental Assistants.

  • Take and record medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients.
31-1014.00 Nursing Assistants   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Measure and record food and liquid intake or urinary and fecal output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
  • Record vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff.
  • Document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
  • Communicate with patients to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support.
  • Record height or weight of patients.
31-9092.00 Medical Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Record patients' medical history, vital statistics, or information such as test results in medical records.
  • Interview patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height.
  • Collect blood, tissue, or other laboratory specimens, log the specimens, and prepare them for testing.
31-1013.00 Psychiatric Aides Bright Outlook
  • Record and maintain patient information, such as vital signs, eating habits, behavior, progress notes, treatments, or discharge plans.
  • Interview patients upon admission and record information.
31-9094.00 Medical Transcriptionists
  • Perform data entry and data retrieval services, providing data for inclusion in medical records and for transmission to physicians.
31-9011.00 Massage Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Confer with clients about their medical histories and problems with stress or pain to determine how massage will be most helpful.
31-9093.00 Medical Equipment Preparers Bright Outlook
  • Record sterilizer test results.
31-2012.00 Occupational Therapy Aides Bright Outlook
  • Observe patients' attendance, progress, attitudes, and accomplishments and record and maintain information in client records.
31-1015.00 Orderlies
  • Take and record vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse rate, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff.
31-2011.00 Occupational Therapy Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Observe and record patients' progress, attitudes, and behavior and maintain this information in client records.
31-9096.00 Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers Bright Outlook
  • Record information relating to animal genealogy, feeding schedules, appearance, behavior, or breeding.