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Overview

Registered Nurses (not covered elsewhere) includes jobs like Flight Nurse, Nursing Officer (Defence Forces), Registered Nurse (Infection Control), and Registered Nurse (Remote or Rural Area).

Day-to-day

  • assesses, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care for patients according to accepted nursing practice and standards
  • works in consultation with other health professionals and members of health teams, and co-ordinating the care of patients
  • provides interventions, treatments and therapies such as medications, and monitors responses to treatment and care plans
  • promotes health and assists in preventing ill health by participating in health education and other health promotion activities
  • answers questions and providing information to patients and families about treatment and care
  • supervises and co-ordinates the work of enrolled nurses and other health care workers.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • stressful.

To become a Registered Nurse (not covered elsewhere)

Skills employers are looking for

  • Communication Skills

  • Midwifery

  • Nursing

  • Computer Literacy

  • Teamwork / Collaboration

  • Patient Care

Careers to explore