Charge Nurse (Male, Age 48) in Albuquerque, NM
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At a Glance
Basic data on your current job
|Job Title||Charge Nurse|
|Other Compensation||None Set|
|Company Size||(not answered)|
|Years Experience||2 years|
Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)
|Years in Career||0|
|Income Rating||0 / 10|
|Interest Rating||0 / 10|
|Work-Life Rating||0 / 10|
|Fulfilment Rating||0 / 10|
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Current job Q&A
Describe the type of organization you work for.
Rehab facility deaing in PT, OT, ST, and heealth care for medically fragile patients.
Describe your job role and responsibilities.
I administer all medications, respiratory treatments and medicare charting for a unit of 24 patients
Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
Healthcare, dental care, 401k
Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Level of Responsibility:
The Actual Work:
A day in the life of…
Please describe a typical workday for you in your current job:
|5am to 6am|
|6am to 7am|
|7am to 8am||At Home|
|8am to 9am||At Home|
|9am to 10am||At Home|
|10am to 11am||At Home|
|11am to 12pm|
|12pm to 1pm|
|1pm to 2pm|
|2pm to 3pm||Arrive at work, receiv report from off going nurse, count narcotics, review medition administration record, review treatment logs, and set out CNA assignments for the unit|
|3pm to 4pm||Begin firt med pass, review patients on the hall, report labs to physicians and update orders as necesssary|
|4pm to 5pm||Finish med pass and begin to set up for dinner hour.|
|5pm to 6pm||Assist in Dining room with meal, observe patients for eating, not choking, and meal percentages|
|6pm to 7pm||Chart at the desk for medicare compliance.|
|7pm to 8pm||Begin HS med pass and begin treatments as needed|
|8pm to 9pm||Finish med pass and finish charting.|
|9pm to 10pm||Review CNA charting books, take dinner break, finish up loose ends and fill out report or the oncoming nurse at 2300|
|10pm to 11pm||Tie up looose ends|
|11pm to 12am||Report off to oncoming nurse and go home|
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