Assists patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a sage and clean environment under the direction and supervision of the Department Director or Registered Nurse in charge of the team and/or unit.
Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span a patient; possess the ability to identify each requirements relative to his or her age specific needs and to proved the care needed as described in the unit's policies and procedures skills check lists.
Ability to identify and report abnormal vital statistics to the appropriate chain of command for care/treament to be rendered to the patient
High School graduate or equivalent.
Documentation of competency in providing basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Previous experience in hospital/nursing home patient care setting or Certification as a Nursing Assistant required.
Current Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) certificate or training required for Geropsych unit
CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)
FT 36-40 hrs/wk Paid w/BN w/TA
12 Hour Nights
IASIS Healthcare - 18 months ago