Riverside Health System is seeking Certified Nursing Assistants to join our float pool team at Riverside Regional Medical Center located in Newport News, Virginia. The float pool offers a premium pay rate and flexible scheduling. Also, the individuals are given the opportunity to work in several areas of the hospital.
Job Summary: Works under the supervision of Registered Nurse/LPN and Nurse Manager/Director in personal care of the patients and their environment (including those needing special precautions) and performs specified treatments. In addition, this position must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served in assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and provide the care needed as described according to the departmental policy and procedure. Promotes and maintains safe work environment for staff as well as our customers, incorporating national patient safety initiatives.
Education: High School graduate or equivalent. Graduate of State of Virginia approved Nurse Aide Training Program.
Licensure: Licensed by the State of Virginia as a Certified Nursing Assistant required. CPR required.
Experience: Two years of prior experience in acute care setting is preferred.