Provide nursing care to patients.
Obtain vital signs, urine samples and weights, TB test, and other procedures as assigned
Assist with transferring patients
Provide personal care assistance to patients.
other duties as assigned by DON
Follow established policies, procedures and standards for patient care.
Insure comfort, dignity, privacy.
May transfer or transport patients.
Clean unit as assigned by professional staff, including equipment such as, beds, IV poles and wheelchairs.
Document timely, accurate and appropriate clinical information in patient medical record.
Collaborate with other staff in working with the population of the facility to treat and rehabilitate.
Communicate clearly and effectively to patients, their family members, guests and other members of the health care team.
Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.
High School diploma or equivalent with additional education or training which results in Medical Assistant or certification as nursing assistant per state requirements. Previous experience in behavioral health setting knowledge and experience working with the population of the facility preferred.
Medical Assistant Certification or Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification or license, per state requirements.
First Aid, CPR, de-escalation and restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility).
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
- Certified Nursing Assistant
- Medical Assistance
- Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
- First Aid
- Health Care
- Personal Care