Sanford Health Nursing Assistant Inpt PT - General Med in Westbrook, Minnesota
Job Title: Nursing Assistant Inpt PT | General Med | Westbrook
Department : GENERAL MED ROUTINE
Job Schedule: Part Time
Hours Per Shift: Other
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.
The nursing department is open 24 hours/day, any of those hours may be an expectation of employment specific to the needs of the department. These needs change dependent upon staffing availability. Will be required to work rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays. Provide direct bedside care including vital signs, mobility, ADL's, supply stocking, room cleaning, some clerical duties, phone answering and providing supplies for assisting an RN with clinical skills. NA will assist with General Medical unit as well as the ED.
Must be CPR certified annually. Required CNA certification with the MN Board of Nursing. OR, one must become a MN Certified CNA within 4 mos. of date in the position by being currently enrolled in a training program or in the process of obtaining certification through Endorsement. Certification from approved CNA course. High school diploma or equivalent. Previous experience with clerical or nursing assistant is desirable but not essential.
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Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Part Time
Req Number: req17483