Provides safe, competent patient-centered care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. The certified nursing assistant provides care under the direction of the registered nurse or physician. Participates as an active member of the Nursing Team on the assigned unit/department. Supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence Standards to all customer groups.
Prefer experience in an acute care setting.
EDUCATION / LICENSURE:
High School diploma or GED required.
Must successfully pass any pre-employment assessment(s) required by the facility.
Must possess one of the following:
Medical Assistant certificate
Current enrollment in an LVN, ADN or BSN accredited school of nursing with completion of
BLS (or obtained during orientation)
De-escalation class within first year of hire as required by site based on specialty unit and job function
PHYSICAL DEMANDS CATEGORY:
Physical Ability 1: _____
This employee will perform administrative work, i.e., sit at desk to work. Employees in this category should be capable of very light labor.
Physical Ability 2: ______
This employee will perform clerical and/or physical work; i.e., clerks and first line supervisors. Work is fairly active, but a portion of the time is spent at a desk or bench. Involves occasional light lifting (15 lbs.), considerable walking, some bending, stooping and squatting. Employees in this category should be capable of light labor.
Physical Ability 3: ______
This employee will perform moderate physical activity; i.e., maintenance, gardener, dietary, printer or stocker. On feet most of the time. Involves bending, stooping, squatting, turning, reaching, and occasionally lifting objects weighing more than 35 pounds. Employees in this category should be capable of moderately heavy labor.
Physical Ability 4: ___X___
This employee will have heavy physical stress on the back. Includes police officers, truck drivers, sanitation, warehouse, personnel, construction, nurses, etc. Involves frequent heavy lifting - more than 50 pounds - often combined with bending or turning. Employees in this category should be capable of heavy sustained labor.