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I am a Nursing Assistant

I am a Nursing Assistant

I’m a nursing assistant I do ADLs which is daily activity in the morning, morning care basically, I’m the eyes and ears for my nurse. >>As a nursing assistant, I provide AM care, PM care, friendship, and a lot of other things to residents. I am the one who deals with the resident on a […]

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Washing Hands – Nursing Assistant Training Skill #1

Washing Hands – Nursing Assistant Training Skill #1

As you enter the room, address client by name and introduce yourself to client. Turn on water at sink. Wet hands and wrists thoroughly with water. Apply soap to wet hands. Lather all surfaces of wrist, hands, and fingers producing friction for at least fifteen seconds. Clean fingernails by rubbing fingertips against palms of the […]

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Medical Assistant Job Overview

Medical Assistant Job Overview

Medical assistants are a vital part of any healthcare team. By performing the routine but essential tasks around a physician’s office, they free up doctors and nurses to see more patients and perform complex procedures. Medical assistants are often the patient’s first point of contact during an appointment, taking a patient’s medical history or making […]

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How to Get Medical Jobs : How to Become a Physician Assistant

How to Get Medical Jobs : How to Become a Physician Assistant

A physician assistant is much like a nurse practitioner; in that they can practice much like an independent physician would, under a physician’s supervision. A to become a physic, a physician’s assistant, you must first complete your bachelor’s degree, a four year course of study at a college or university. After completing your bachelor’s degree, […]

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Physician assistants: A helping hand

Physician assistants: A helping hand

Zlata Janicijevic is kind of a pioneer at Sunnybrook, filling the first physician assistant or PA role in the hospital. She works under the supervision of physicians in the emergency department, assisting them with the care of a wide range of patients from minor cuts to major injuries. She deals with it all, attending to […]

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