Nurses Training Course – January 2007 – December 2008 Educational & Vocational Training
Female Attendant – February 2002 – 2006 March
Nawaloka Hospital – Colombo
Responsible for working under the supervision of senior nurses and performing various duties to assist in patient treatment and care.
Taking and recording a patient’s temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration
Assisting patients with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, grooming, and
Transporting patients around from one place to another.
Preparing patients for treatment.
Setting up medical equipment.
Determining a patient’s needs.
Facilitating the admission, discharge and transfer of patients.
Maintaining a clean and safe working environment.
Serving meals to patients and then monitoring their eating habits.
Providing meal supplements and fresh drinking water as needed.
Keeping patient’s rooms and equipment clean, neat and orderly.
Observing a residents’ health concerns and reporting abnormalities to the charge nurse.
Generally assisting with patients’ overall comfort.
Carrying out a range of housekeeping duties.
Updating patient records.
Helping patients to walk and use a wheelchair.