Use this step by step explanation to craft a good employee performance feedback review for an acute care nurse. Find the right words with quality phrases.

An Acute Care Nurse provides advanced nursing care for patients with acute conditions like heart attack, respiratory distress syndrome or shock, pre and post-operative patients as well as perform advanced invasive diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.

Other responsibilities include - providing formal and informal education to other staff members, participating in patients care meetings and conferences, coordinating billing activities with supervising physicians, performing administrative duties that facilitate admission, transfer or discharge of patients, involved in the development of practice protocols, participating in patient's care meetings and conferences, referring patients for specialty treatments or consultations, assisting patients with organizing their health care system activities, assesses the patient's need for family members or caregivers, analyzing any indications, risk complications and cost-benefit tradeoffs.

Employee Performance Review Sample

Employee's Name: Title:
Review Period: __/__/__ to __/__/__ Employee SSN:
Work Location: Supervisor's Name:

Instructions

  1. Rating: Rate the employee against the core skills based on how well he/she demonstrates each skill. Give scores 1, 2, or 3 for each rating depending on the employee's performance.
  2. Comments: Use this area to give examples of employee's performance phrases. The phrases should describe how well an employee has performed on previously set goals based on the given core skill.
  3. Summary: Use this section to give a summary of the employee's strengths and areas for improvement or development. Recommend a step increase for an employee who has met the expectations and performance improvement plans for one who doesn't meet expectations.
  4. Human Resources Review: Human resources manager must examine and indicate whether he/she concurs with the evaluation and comments. If the manager agrees, then he/she must sign the evaluation form. If he/she doesn't concur, then he/she must provide reasons explaining why this is so.
  5. Signatures: Sign the evaluation form and give it to the employee to go through and answer the Self Evaluation Questions. Ask him/her to sign and date the evaluation form before giving it back to the human resources for filing.

Rating Meaning

The employee fails to perform the most important aspects of the job satisfactorily. Requires close guidance to carry out routine jobs. He/she needs significant improvement in all areas. Meetings should be held between the employee and the supervisor to discuss performance deficiencies.

1

Employee routinely meets and exceeds expectations in all areas of responsibility. Produces high-quality work that at times exceeds expectations. Consistently meets the most critical annual goals. Occasionally produces timely and accurate results.

2

The employee consistently and significantly exceeds the communicated expectations by producing exceptionally high-quality work. He/she demonstrates exceptional knowledge of his/her duties and is highly recognized by others as an authority in his/her area of work.

3

Supervisor's Feedback

Skill

Comments

Rating

VERBAL COMMUNICATION: Verbal Communication is the use of tones and language to relay a message; it aids as a vehicle for expressing ideas, concepts and it, is critical to the daily running of the business.

Refrains from speaking too often or having the urge to interrupt others while they speak.

Never beats around the bush but instead goes straight to the point.

2

TEAMWORK SKILLS: Teamwork is the process of collaboratively working with a group of people with an aim to achieve a set goal within a business ensuring that the staff and management cooperate using their skills and provide constructive feedback.

Knows how to receive and give constructive feedback to other team members.

Always ready to help other team members with their work to ensure it is completed on time.

2

APPRAISAL AND EVALUATION SKILLS: Appraisal and Evaluation Skills are services that allow employers to assess their employees? contributions to the organization for the period they have been working with them.

Pays careful attention to important details when assessing and appraising an employee or staff

Does not compromise on the quality of the company's policies when evaluating the performance of each individual

2

DEDICATION TO WORK: Dedication to Work is a devotion or setting aside the scheduled time that you are required to work each day consistently without fail as well as being on time and giving 100% of your efforts to doing quality work.

Always willing to accept extra assignments without counting how much more work is ahead

Seeks opportunities to coach others on how to selflessly give the very best

2

FLEXIBILITY: Flexibility is an important skill that allows employers and employees to make an arrangement about working on maintaining a work/life balance to help organizations improve the productivity and efficiency of their balance.

Consistently maintains composure during times of stress and helps others do the same

Struggles with tasks that are not part of the job descriptions to see them completed at the right time

2

PHYSICAL ABILITIES: Physical Abilities is the ability of one's strengths and limitations that are also known as the individual resources to perform well at the tasks given.

Excellent ability in learning and understanding key tricks on the new technology

Have physical abilities that favor the company in doing manual tasks

2

SELF AWARENESS: Self Awareness is the ability to have a sound understanding of who you are as a person and how to relate to the world in which you live by understanding your strengths and weaknesses and how to manage them in the workplace.

Stays composed when presented with new instructions or faced with new situations and manages own negative emotions effectively

Views challenges and disappointments as opportunities to grow and develop and encourages others to do the same

3

ENJOYMENT OF THE JOB: Enjoyment of the Job is the ability to enjoy what you do rather than enjoying what you earn from it.

Learns more about the company and makes an effort to understand the complete operation and production aspects in order to grow and develop as an employee

Is not bothered by typical annoyances at work; does not care about petty issues because one is focused on bigger issues

2

HANDLING STRESS: Handling Stress is the skill to balance the requirements of the job and your abilities or available resources in performing it.

Gets started on major projects as early as possible, anticipates situations that may affect these projects and works to prevent them

Takes time to organize one's desk in order to ease the sense of losing control that comes from too much clutter

2

PERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS: Personal Relationships is the relationship between individuals who have or have had a continuing relationship of any nature either professional or informal.

Initiates a conversation by asking questions, sharing something about oneself and allowing the other person to share

Continues interacting with the person one has gotten to know in order to know each other better professionally and personally

2

Self Evaluation

Self Evaluation Question

Employee Comments

VERBAL COMMUNICATION:

Who is the greatest orator that you admire and why do you admire them?

Have you ever tried to copy somebody else's way of talking and how did it turn out?

[employee comments]
TEAMWORK SKILLS:

Do you make your voice heard on team issues, or you allow others to come up with the ideas?

Give an instance you helped your team members to finish their tasks before the deadline?

[employee comments]
APPRAISAL AND EVALUATION SKILLS:

Do you encourage and motivate or do you discourage others?

Do you treat the employees the same even the weak ones?

[employee comments]
DEDICATION TO WORK:

Do you criticize the company or work hard to give it your level best?

Are you accountable to your leaders delivering milestones as required?

[employee comments]
FLEXIBILITY:

Are you a fast learner willing to research and learn new tricks quickly?

Are you able to handle more than one task within a given period?

[employee comments]
PHYSICAL ABILITIES:

Has the company provided all the protective gear required to handle such tasks?

Do you communicate effectively to ensure adequate use of equipment or machines?

[employee comments]
SELF AWARENESS:

Can you describe some circumstances and situations that brought out your best at work?

Is there a time when you received feedback about your work, and you had to disagree? What happened?

[employee comments]
ENJOYMENT OF THE JOB:

When you have extra time available in the workplace, what ways have you found to make yourself more productive?

Can you describe a working environment that makes you happy and more productive?

[employee comments]
HANDLING STRESS:

Can you describe a situation at work that really stressed you out to the maximum? How did you handle it?

Which specific areas in your current department do you find to be the most stressful?

[employee comments]
PERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

How do you establish rapport with other employees? What are some of the things that you have done to gain their confidence?

Describe a time when a colleague asked you to keep something confidential. How did you go about building this trust?

[employee comments]

Summary

Sections 1-4: To be completed by the supervisor

Section 5: To be completed by the employee

1. Exceeds Job Related Expectations

2. Areas to improve

3. Goals completed since last performance feedback

4. Goals for next period

5. Employee comments

Signatures

I acknowledge that I discussed this performance feedback with my supervisor. My signature does not mean that I agree or disagree with this appraisal.
Employee: Date:
Supervisor: Date:
Human Resources: Date: