A day of work at St George Hospital, as part of nursing staff, involved; working in a team environment to deliver safe and best practiced care to patients. Administering medications which involved drug calculations, helping patients with activities of daily living, such as showering/bathing, eating and drinking, taking medications prescribed by doctors, assist in mobility, and encourage movement to avoid deterioration.
Time manage the tasks at hand, working with other nurses and allied health every day.
The hardest part, isn't just one part, it is hard looking after people who are unwell. And a rotating roster is hard on lifestyle.
hard work, can be a thankless job