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Nursing Assistant - Emergency Department - PRN As Needed - Night Shift

Company name
York Hospital

Location
Ephrata, PA, United States

Employment Type
Full-Time

Industry
Healthcare, Nursing, Emergency

Posted on
Jul 10,2019

Valid Through
Oct 23,2019

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Nursing Assistant

PRN (As Needed) - Night Shift

General Summary:

Under direct supervision of a registered nurse, provides clinical support services to patient care staff by performing a variety of duties related to patient care. Takes patient vital signs, assists patients with activities of daily living (e.g., bathing, feeding, toileting, etc.), inventories and replenishes supplies and equipment, and performs special assigned duties such as performing EKGs and Point-of-Care testing.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Provides general nursing care and personal care assistance to patients, including activities of daily living and the removal of peripheral IVs and indwelling urinary catheter.

Monitors patient condition levels; recognizes and reports changes in patient condition to the registered nurse.

Possess the knowledge and skills to keep patients safe. Performs purposeful hourly rounds to identify and address patient needs.

Obtains and electronically documents patient vital signs, including temperature, blood pressure, pulse oximetry, weight, respiration and pulse.

Train and precept new employees.

Performs Point-of-Care testing which may include blood glucose, hemocult and specific gravity testing. Performs quality control and instrument check procedures and maintains related records.

Prepares patients for tests, procedures, etc. and transports patients to tests, procedures and different levels of care.

Collects specimens as directed using appropriate or specified equipment for collecting and handling specimens.

Performs EKGs and transmits studies.

Obtains and removes equipment and supplies necessary for patient care.

Responsible for maintaining and storing equipment appropriately and completing electronic requests for equipment repairs.

Maintains par levels of supplies and equipment on assigned unit(s). Notifies supervisor when reorder points are reached.

Responsible for stocking patient rooms, nursing areas, supply carts, etc. with appropriate items at required levels.

Required Skills

High School Diploma or G.E.D

Certified Nursing Assistant (preferred)

Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills

BLS Certification

Required Experience

3 - 6 Months direct patient care experience preferred

Job Location

Ephrata, Pennsylvania, United States

Company info

York Hospital
Website : http://www.yorkhospital.com/

Company Profile
At York Hospital, care for our patients and their families is paramount. Our dedicated team of nurses, specialists, clinicians, technologists, and team members are experts in their field. We want each and every individual to have a truly exceptional experience - and it matters. We go the extra mile to provide services, to provide comfort, to provide answers, to provide assurance, and to provide support for our patients and their loved ones. We provide a caring touch when it matters most. Click here to view our mission.

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