Sanford Health Nursing Assistant Inpatient - Post Anesthesia Services in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Nursing Assistant Inpatient | Post Anesthesia Services | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : Post Anesthesia Services

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 12 hr


The Nursing Assistant in the PACU works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse to assist with general nursing care to patients as directed by the registered nurse. The Nursing Assistant duties including but not limited to personal hygiene, comfort and safety measures, assisting with activities of daily living, and simple nursing procedures outlined in the job responsibilities, as well as well as transportation of patients, routine housekeeping and supply management. The Nursing Assistant assists with maintaining a clean environment for the patient and in the unit. Nursing Assistant has the ability and willingness to follow written and verbal

instructions and work under close supervision. Effective verbal and written

communication skills are necessary. The Nursing Assistant has knowledge of and utilizes appropriate age related patient protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of all patients. The Nursing Assistant works collaboratively with other interdisciplinary team members.

The Nursing Assistant must possess the skills necessary to manage patient carts, transport carts and hospital beds, and a limited amount of equipment used in the department. All previous work experience must be satisfactory. The Nursing Assistant must be able to learn the physical layout of the hospital and basic asepsis. Must be able to work with growth and development needs of all client populations.


None Required High school diploma or equivalent.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Nursing

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req8681