Nursing is a course based on humanitarian grounds and is personally rewarding. In order to become a nurse one must attend a nursing school which is usually two and half years of duration. This includes 70 % theory and 30 % practical, after which one will be graduated as “General Nurse”. After graduation in nursing, career begins with serving in hospital with medial patients like sick old, diseased, handicapped, or with patients requiring surgery or no surgery, etc.
The typical duties depend on the type of courses opted for during graduation and subjects of specialization for the same. It also depends upon what are the areas of interests. General Nurses in Hospitals are responsible for assisting and monitoring patients with their health recovery and daily care and planning. Duties also include assisting patients with hands on care including personal care, oversee medication delivery via IVs and vaccinations and finally review medication effectiveness and indirectly assist the doctor in charge with the pre medical and post medical processes.