JOB SUMMARY: Performs clerical, receptionist and communication duties on the patient-care unit. Performs bedside, physical care for patients, provides for patient hygiene and comfort. Performs duties including assisting in the care, treatment and observation of the ill and/or injured as well as prepares rooms and equipment for use and keeps work areas clean and orderly.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
· Less than high school education; up to one month related experience or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.
· Due to the operation of certain power equipment, the legal minimum age for this job is 18 years.
· Completion of the Child Abuse & Dependent Adult Abuse courses for Iowa Mandatory Reporters within 90 days of employment and every 3 years thereafter.