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Unformatted text preview: nearby hospital to receive on the job training. The next set of questions I asked her was about her scope of practice and what some of her responsibilities are. She told me her scope of practice included educating patients and the families of the patients, treating ill or injured patients and developing nursing plans to help patients. She informed me the difference between her and a nurses tech is that it is within her scope of practice to administer I.V fluids, perform small procedures such a stitches and removals of stitches, triage patients and give narcotic medications....
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- Fall '10