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What do nursing support and personal care workers do?

  • help patients with their mobility and communication needs and their personal care needs such as showering, dressing and eating
  • participate in planning the care of individuals
  • follow therapy plans
  • observe and report changes in patients' condition, and report complaints about care
  • help with rehabilitation exercises, basic treatment and delivering medications
  • provide direct support and assistance to therapists

High

projected job openings

$41-$52k

qualified full-time wage

32%

employed full-time

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