Responsibilities and tasks of our Nurses

 

 

 

The general responsibilities of our bedside nurses include various duties that deliver direct and immediate care to whichever patient the nurse is currently assigned to.

 

 

Some of the duties our bedside nurse is currently assigned to.

  • Assessing the patient's general health status
  • Identifying nursing needs of the patient
  • Assisting the patient with moving and maintaining proper body alignment
  • Helping the patient use appropriate body mechanics
  • Taking and accurately recording vital signs
  • Observing and responding to the patient's social, emotional and spiritual needs
  • Preparing the patient for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
  • Observing signs and symptoms a patient is experiencing
  • Starting corrective action when needed, and recording information into the patient's chart
  • Acting as a connection between the patient and other hospital personnel
  • Interpreting information to the patient and his/ her family in order to promote successful therapy and rehabilitation

 

 

Awareness Campaigns

In the ears and minds of a number of people, Bedside Care Services seems to be a dream and a new idea in Uganda, it on this note that Trahas Bedside Care launched a campaign of reaching out to the public and in hospital to create awareness among the people about the existance of the service