Clinical Journal.edited.docx - Clinical Journal The roles of a nurse that I have been able to identify and fulfill have gone a long way in helping my

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Clinical Journal The roles of a nurse that I have been able to identify and fulfill have gone a long way in helping my patient interaction. I have embraced these duties as one would a calling. Among the activities of daily living that I have been able to aid patients in doing are grooming, dressing, feeding, safe restroom use, and ambulation. These activities are performed in the environment of the healthcare facility. One primary role of a nurse is in the administration of medicine. I ensured that before any administration, I checked the report of the previous shift to monitor any changes that could have been made to the regiment of the patient. Reviewing the changes in the condition of the patient from the last nurse's shift is also essential before administering medication, and I ensured I did this to prevent any errors. The types of communication I adopted to communicate with my patients include spoken word, written word, and non-verbal communication. Spoken word is used with patients with sufficient levels of consciousness and knowledge of verbal cues. This greatly helped our
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