• My role is to promote health, prevent disease, and help patients cope with illness.
• Responsibilities include assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating highly specialised nursing care, using a holistic approach.
• When providing direct patient care, I observe, assess, and record symptoms, responses, and progress.
• I also supervise and assess student nurses and other junior staff in the clinical area.
• To establish good communication between patients, their relatives and all visitors to the Emergency Department.