Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Practical Nursing Team Leader Clinical Duties for Team Leader: 1. Make Assignments/reassignments based on census. 2. Assign individual patients to students. 3. Make sure vital signs are recorded on clipboard (if that institution records them there.) 4. Know the times when members of your team are administering medications so that medication administration becomes not only the student’s responsibility, but also the team leader’s responsibility to make sure they are given on time and the instructor is notified when meds are due. 5. Responsible for making round to check on students every hour making sure everything is alright. 6. Lead post conference at the end of day. 7. If problems arise during day, students are to report to team leader, and then team leader is to report to instructor, unless it is an absolute emergency. In an emergency, the student may go directly to the instructor.