Nursing Assistance Services

 

This service is provided by personnel who are not Registered Nurses but possess some form of medical training like Community Health Extension Workers (CHEW) and Auxiliary nurses.

These assistants do not perform medical procedures but support individuals with all their daily activities.

THE NURSING ASSISTANTS PERFORM THE FOLLOWING DUTIES:

  • Regularly monitor the vital signs of the client
  • Assist with all Activities of Daily Living (ADL) like feeding, bathing, toileting, moving & handling, clients’ laundry etc
  • Administering prescribed medication
  • Accompanying clients during hospital visits
  • Provide companionship and ensure the general wellbeing of the clients