Under supervision of the RN, serves as an integral member of the patient care team by providing assigned patient care and/or support services as delegated and permitted by law and regulatory bodies and institutional policies and procedures. This position must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care and service appropriate to the age of the patients served in his/her area.
High school diploma or equivalent
Registration/Certification or License Required:
Current CPR BLS for the Healthcare Provider Certification (or completed within 60 days of hire)
Certified Nurses Aide certificate
Anatomy and Physiology Course
Knowledge of medical terminology
Management Experience (If applicable):
Able to tolerate frequent contact with noxious odors/sights
Ability to lift 50+pounds
Ability to push and/or pull on a wheeled device up to 200 lbs.
Prolonged standing/walking for shift duration
Frequent bending, reaching, stooping, and kneeling
Visual and auditory acuity
CNA and/or experience preferred.
Every other weekend, 8 hour night shifts, plus occassional holiday in rotation.