ASSOCIATE UNIT SUPPORT

 VBH Mother/Baby Unit

  Part-time (24-35 hours)

  7p-7a, with weekend and holiday rotation

  Virginia Baptist Hospital Mother/Baby Unit

 Associate Unit Support 

Under the direction and supervision of a licensed professional nurse (nurse), the Unit Support Associate provides care appropriate to the patient population served and daily routine patient care needs. In addition, the USA performs a variety of secretarial/clerical duties. This is a multi-skilled position requiring patient care and clerical duties.

May handle medication that is delivered by the Pharmacy either directly or via the pneumatic tube system and to transport the medication to an appropriate storage area or to another employee who is qualified to administer medication.

Educational Requirements

high school diploma or equivalent is required.  Completion of an accredited Nursing assistant course

This position requires a successful completion "pass" of a job function match test. The test uses standardized methodology to avoid unsafe situations by identifying mismatches between the physical requirements of the job and physical capabilities of the prospective job candidate

Certification/Licensure Requirements:

Certification / License Certification as a nursing assistant or proof of scheduled testing date required at time of hire.
HUC plus CNA (CNA requirements must be completed within 120 days of hire; HUC medical terminology course must be completed within 120 days of hire)
OR
HUC plus Monitor Tech (for CIMU)
OR EMT plus HUC

 

 


PHYSICAL DEMANDS DISCLAIMER

Job Description will be reviewed at time of interview.


The physical demands outlined in the job description must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Some job positions require a Job Function Match test (physical demands test) in which the applicant must meet all physical demand requirements for the position.