Dependability and Reliability

Dependability and reliability mean that you demonstrate responsible behaviors at work. With the health and lives of patients on the line, it is very important that your employer knows that you have these competencies.


Fulfilling obligations

  • Behave consistently and predictably
  • Fulfill obligations reliably, responsibly, and dependably
  • Diligently follow through on commitments and consistently meet deadlines
  • Demonstrate regular and punctual attendance


Attending to details

  • Check your work to ensure that all essential details have been considered
  • Notice errors or inconsistencies that others have missed, and take prompt, thorough action to correct errors


Complying with policies

  • Follow written and verbal directions
  • Comply with organizational rules, policies, and procedures