The Nursing Assistant aids professional and technical nursing personnel primarily by accomplishing a variety of duties and procedures which are directly related to patient care. Primary duties include providing continuous video observation and surveillance of assigned patients to ensure their safety. Verbally re-directs patients from engaging in at risk behaviors and summons nursing staff for patient assistance. May also be assigned duties taking and recording vital signs, assisting patients with hygiene and elimination, and maintaining a clean and safe unit environment. Will assist with stocking unit supplies, operating hospital equipment as directed, performing routine clerical tasks, and assisting with other related duties as assigned.
Hourly Rate $18.72 $20.38 $22.03
Understanding of basic medical terminology
Must be able to read, write and speak effectively in English
Must be able to work variable shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays
Demonstrated patient care experience, preferably in an acute care setting
Ability to think critically and problem solve independently as well as collaboratively as required
Licenses and Certifications:
Basic Life Support(Required)
Certified Nursing Assistant(Required)
Physical, Mental, & Environmental Demands
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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