Thursday, October 29, 2015

Company Nurse Diary: What are the commonly available devices / tools?

Company Nurse Diary: What are the commonly available devices / tools?

Company Nurse Diary: What are the commonly available devices / tools?



by: Arlene Gentallan

Here are the common devices and tools you will usually encounter in a company setting to help you with your role as a company nurse:

    • Medicines
    • Eye drops
    • Topical gel/patch
    • Band aid

    • Betadine
    • Hydrogen peroxide
    • Alcohol
    • Cotton balls
    • Gauge
    • Micropore
    • Bandage scisor
    • Normal saline solution (NSS) vial/ bottle
    • Syringe

    • Thermometer
    • BP apparatus
    • Stethoscope

    • Oxygen supply
    • Nebulization kit

    • Pen light
    • Face mask

    • Hot compress
    • Warm compress

    • Weighing scale
    • Bed
    • Pillow
    • Computer
    • Telephone
   
    Note: These are based from my experience as a company nurse. So tools and devices available to you may vary depending on your company etc.