Must meet education and training requirements of department. Ability to use computer and basic clerical skills is a must. Ability to transport patients to other areas as needed. Provides direct patient care and support services to the nursing unit under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Routine responsibilities include providing bedside care to patient, performing routine nursing procedures, transporting patients, stocking supplies and maintaining equipment, routine housekeeping duties as needed and documentation of care and procedures performed.
High School Diploma or GED, and current C.N.A. certification is required.
BLS is required for any RN, LPN, PCT, Patient Transporter or other direct patient care provider. Emergency Department, Intensive Care Units, PACU, Medical Emergency Team and Anesthesia require ACLS. Pediatrics, SICU, Emergency Department and Medical Emergency Team also require PALS.