Nursing Assistant Inpatient, Float | Resource Team
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Facility: Broadway Hospital
Location: Fargo, ND
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36.00
The Nursing Assistant (NA) serves as caregiver to the patient during the scheduled work period. The NA provides patient-centered nursing care and daily living assistance to assigned patient under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Provide assistance with basic health care needs including daily living activities; bathing, grooming, toileting, eating, meal preparation and dining needs, emotional and spiritual needs. Administer delegated tasks and treatments. Record vital statistics and other basic health information.
Will collect non-invasive biological specimens from patients as needed. Perform clerical work related to scheduling and documenting patient healthcare. Prepare patient treatment areas for use; prepare and clean medical equipment; dispose of biomedical waste in accordance with standards and policy. Clean patient living areas or treatment rooms.
Primary role will be to work as a weekend unit clerk while in overflow. During low patient census times, candidate will also be expected to work as a floor nurse aid. Schedule would be every weekend 12hr shifts, 7a-7p, either Friday-Sunday or Saturday-Monday. Looking for a candidate with strong organization skills, computer skills, and phone etiquette.
High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) preferred, but not required.
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is preferred. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications.
If working in North Dakota (ND) or Minnesota (MN) and not a Certified Nursing Assistant, must be registered as a Unlicensed Assistive Person (UAP) through the North Dakota Board of Nursing or a Nurse Assistant through the Minnesota Department of Health within four months from the date of hire.
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Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-29199