Performs various patient care activities and related nonprofessional services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. The Nursing Assistant assists with patient cleaning, feeding, and preparation for treatment, takes and records vital signs, changes bed linen, prepares treatment trays and other supplies, and assists nursing service personnel with a variety of other patient care duties.
High School or equivalent
Nurse Aide certification
Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
Good visual and hearing acuity
Occasionally lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients
Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking