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General Skills Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Advanced directives
Awareness of HCAHPS
Patient/family teaching
Discharge planning
UR/medicare review
Lift/transfer devices
Specialty beds
Restrictive devices (restraints)
End of life care/palliative care
Automated Medication Dispensing System, Pyxis, Omnicell, or other
National Patient Safety Goals
Accurate patient identification
Effective communication
Awareness of patient rights
Interpretation & communication of lab values
Medication administration
Labeling (medications & specimens)
Medication reconciliation
Anticoagulation therapy
Pain assessment & management
Infection control
Universal precautions
Isolation
Minimize risk for falls
Prevention of pressure ulcers
Cardiac Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Assessment of heart sounds
Identification of arrhythmias (rate/rhythm)
Pacemakers/AID’s
Cardiac arrest/CPR
Care of Patient with:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Hypertension
Pre/post MI
CHF
Post cardiac surgery
Fluid & electrolyte imbalances
Medication Administration
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Anticoagulants
Antiarrhythmics
Beta blockers
Nitroglycerin
Diuretics
Respiratory Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Assessment/auscultation of lung sounds
Establishing an airway
Chest PT
Incentive spirometry
Supplemental oxygen (cannula, facemask)
Tracheostomy care
Suctioning (tracheostomy & nasotracheal)
Nebulizer use
Care of Patient with:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Pneumonia
Asthma
COPD
Emphysema
Use & Administration of:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Bronchodilators
Expectorants
Corticosteroids
Neurology Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Assessment of neuro signs
Seizure precautions
Care of Patient with:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury: history of)
Seizure activity
Spinal cord injury
Stroke (CVA)
Multiple sclerosis
Alzheimer’s disease
Parkinson’s disease
ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
Use & Administration of:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Antiseizure medications
Antiemetics
Laxatives
Enemas
Bowel prep
Gastrointestinal Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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NG tube (insertion/removal)
Long term feeding tubes (dobhoff/keofeed)
Gastrostomy tube
Tube feedings
Monitoring input/output
Care of Patient with:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Colostomy/ileostomy
GI bleed
Feeding devices/adaptive equipment
Dietary restrictions
GT/PEG feedings
Use & Administration of:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Antiemetics
Laxatives
Enemas
Bowel prep
Genitourinary Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Foley catheter insertion/removal
GU irrigations
Nephrostomy tube
Suprapubic catheter
Ileo conduit
Use of bladder scan equipment
Care of Patient with:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Shunts and fistulas
Straight catheterizations
Incontinence/bladder training
Chronic renal failure/dialysis
Peritoneal dialysis
Orthopedic Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Total joint replacement
Arthroscopic surgery
Cast care
Pulse/CMS checks
Suture/staple removal
Prosthesis application
Standard extremity braces
Care of Patient with:
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Amputation
Stump wrapping
Laminectomy
Assistive devices
CPM machines
IV Therapy Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Start & maintain IVs
Blood draw: venous
Central line care (PICC)
Blood draw: central line PICC
Care & management of ports
Infusion pumps
Administration of blood/blood products
Skin Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Wound care/surgical
Wound care/medical
Dressing changes
Skin assessment
Wound vac
Age Specific Competencies Experience
(1) Limited or no experience
(2) Experienced, but may need review or supervision
(3) Able to function independently *
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Newborn/neonate (birth-30 days)
Infant (31 days-1 year)
Toddler (2-3 years)
Preschool (ages 4-5 years)
School age (ages 6-12 years)
Adolescents (ages 13-21 years)
Young adult (ages 22-39 years)
Adults (ages 40-64 years)
Older adult (ages 65-79 years)
Elderly (ages 80+ years)
ATTESTATION *