An adult nurse cares for people who are unwell, disabled and dying as well as undertaking health promotion in the general population.
The aim of an Adult is to improve the quality of life of the individuals they care for. An adult nurse works with adults of all ages who may be suffering from one or more short- or long-term health conditions. They can work in a variety of settings and not just hospitals and health centres.
Adult Nurses can work in specialised clinics as well in other workplaces such as prisons, neonatal units factories and even in local councils ensuring that people are well and stay well while at work., As an Adult Nurse you will assess the patient the plan and deliver the care they need working as part of the multi-disciplinary team (MDT), working with other health professionals such doctors, physiotherapists, radiographers for example.
Adult Nurses play a vital role in supporting families, friends, and carers when they are worried and anxious about their loved ones.