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Nurse Assistant II

Canton, OH 44706
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Job Details

The Nurse AssistantII not only performs patient care tasks under the supervision and direction of the Registered Nurse, but also performs Unit Assistant duties.

Position Requirements
  • Providing for patient's personal hygiene and activities of daily living.
  • Performs a variety of receptionist, clerical, and unit duties for an assigned patient care unit.
Essential Functions
  • Demonstrates competence in technical skills related to patient hygiene, patient activity, and patient nutrition.
  • Prioritizes appropriately with identification of stat orders and timely communication of stat orders to RNs and/or respiratory therapists.
  • Maintains appropriate levels of supplies and assists RNs with stocking of patient rooms.
  • Ensures all faxed, copied reports, lab, procedure results, and forms are in patient's medical records.
  • Demonstrates excellent computer and organization skills.
  • Promotes a culture of safety through proper identification, reporting, documentation and communication.
  • Maintains a safe and attractive environment for patients and co-workers; transports patients and equipment as appropriate.
  • Promptly answers patients' call lights and requests.
  • Reports observations of a patient to the nurse caring for the patient to ensure professional assessment.
  • Instills confidence in the patient by maintaining a neat and attractive appearance and performing duties in a competent and caring manner.
  • Shows dependability by being punctual, maintains consistent attendance.
  • Maintains good working relations among all nursing unit personnel and other hospital employees through appropriate communication.
  • Accepts reassignment as needed to provide necessary care for all patients.
  • Performs hourly rounding.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Physical Demands
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs minimum with frequent lifting/carrying of items no more than 25lbs.
  • Positions, lifts, and/or transfers patients.
Educational, Licensure, & Experience Requirements
  • High school graduate required.
  • Successful completion of nursing assistant course or the equivalent.
  • Completion of a Medical Terminology Course preferred.
  • Previous acute care experience preferred.
  • Current Ohio STNA license preferred.
  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider Training (obstructed airway adult/child/infant, CPR adult/child/infant, and AED training) certification required.
Keywords: PCNA, NA, Patient Care Nursing Assistant, Nurse Aide, Student Nurse Assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant, Sitter, Home Health Aide, State Tested Nursing Assistant, STNA, CNA, PCA, HHA, Patient Care Nurse

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