Sanford Health Nursing Assistant Inpatient - General Med in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Job Title: Nursing Assistant Inpatient | General Med | Thief River Falls

City: Thief River Falls

State: Minnesota

Department : General Med Routine

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other

JOB SUMMARY

Assists nursing personnel with a variety of patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. Performs under the supervision of a RN or LPN. May require certification in some locations. Assists patients in daily living tasks such as hygiene, dressing, feeding, positioning, exercising, etc. Assists with personal hygiene, takes vital signs and changes bed linens. May serve and collect food trays and provide for between-meal nourishment. Transfers patients in and out of bed or wheelchair using proper tools when necessary. Assist patients with ambulation and mobility. Maintains stock of medical supplies needed for registered nurse or physician. Complies with all patient duties assigned.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Duties include but are not limited to: toileting, bathing, feeding, bed making, lifts/transfers, vital signs, weights and sitting.

QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma or equivalent is required. Must have knowledge of medical terminology, basic computer/office equipment skills, and excellent interpersonal skills. Must have the ability to handle multiple tasks at one time and have strong communication/customer service and organizational skills. Completion of some form of health care training program (Certified Nurse Assistant is preferred, but will consider Emergency Medical Technician). Previous experience in a patient care related position is also desirable. Basic Life Support Certification required.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Thief River Falls

State: Minnesota

Job Function: Nursing

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req7582