Provide basic patient care. Perform routine treatment procedures and assist in maintenance of a safe, clean environment. Ensure adherence to Hospitals and departmental policies and procedures. Patient care assignment may include neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric age groups.
Senior Level student in good standing of a nationally accredited nursing program.
Completion of first semester acute care clinical course.
AHA BLS CPR Certification upon hire.
Able to read, write and speak English.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Essential duties and other responsibilities will be carried out under the direct supervision of an experienced registered nurse. Duties and responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:
Provide basic patient care; take and record vital signs to include temperature, pulse, respiration, weight, height, blood pressure and intake-output measurements.
Prepare patients for meals and assist designated patients to chair, assist patients with ambulation, and assist patients with bathing and toileting.
Perform routine treatment procedures, to include invasive procedures such as blood draws, stage I and II wound care, and urinary catheterization; assists with specialty bed functions.