Under supervision of the registered nurse, performs a variety of tasks and services to assist in the provision of care and comfort for patients; provides care appropriate to the age of the patients served; reports observations; contributes to the efficient functioning of the unit; all duties are performed in accordance with established, policies, procedures, standards and guidelines.
Education:\u2022 GED/high school diploma required.
Licensure/Certification/Registry:\u2022 Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) required. Healthcare Provider or Instructor BLS certification required within 30 days of hire.
Performs and documents nursing care measures to meet the physical needs of patients as directed by the registered nurse.
Provides hygiene and comfort measures, assuring privacy and preventing undue exposure.
Assists with patient's activities including ambulation, chair, dangling and repositioning; uses proper body mechanics and positioning techniques.
Assists with admission, transfer and discharge of patients.
Promptly responds to patient call light or requests (usually in less than five minutes).
Performs and documents monitoring procedures; observes and reports the patient response.
Performs therapeutic measures/procedure, observes and reports changes, deviations from normal.
Maintains safety and security of patient/family/self/others, observing safety precautions and promoting a sense of security and well being.
Promotes efficient and effective functioning of the unit/hospital.
The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job. Incumbents may be requested to perform tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.
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