Under supervision of a licensed nurse, provides nursing care according to facility philosophy, policies and procedures. Responsible for meeting patients’ daily needs and responding to call lights; assumes care of patients’ clothing, personal property and environment; makes careful and efficient use of supplies, linen, and equipment.
Must have a certificate from a nursing assistant training program approved by the State of Maryland and be listed on the State Registry.
High school diploma or equivalent desired; literacy and communication skills in English mandatory.
Must possess good nursing skills, patience, understanding, and a positive, caring attitude.
Must be able to assist in lifting patients weighing up to 250 lb.
Must be able to push wheelchairs weighing up to 300 lb.