Nurse Aide - 6th Floor General Surgery

Location
Grand Forks, ND
Posted
Aug 06, 2017
Industry
General


 



The Nursing Assistant I assists in the admission process; collects data; collects information from the patient and/or family and relays the information to the Nurse; identifies changes in patient’s condition and communicates these changes to the Nurse; performs procedures according to physician order and nursing delegation; assists physicians or other professionals with procedures; performs personal cares and comforts; transports and/or transfers patients; demonstrates knowledge of location, set-up, use and cleaning of basic equipment; assists with the discharge process; completes all documentation; processes patient charge items and completes order entry and verification; maintains kitchen stock and performs hostess duties; maintains a clean, orderly physical environment and demonstrates the ability to prioritize workload.  Patients cared for include infants, children, adolescent, adult and geriatric.



 



KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED:



 



Required:



•           Must be 16 years of age and possess Certified Nursing Assistant certification or high school diploma/GED.



•           Certified by the North Dakota State Department of Health as a certified Nursing Assistant or



•           Registration by North Dakota Board of Nursing as a Nurse Assistant or an Unlicensed Assistive Person or



•           Those who have in the past never been licensed or certified as a Nurse Assistant or Unlicensed Assistive Person or a Certified Nurse Aide may obtain registration by the North Dakota Board of Nursing as an Unlicensed Assistive Person within the first four (4) months of employment by completion of a return demonstration.



•           Successful completion of the functional assessment.



 



Preferred:



•           Previous experience in a health care setting.



 


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