Community Healthcare System Nurse Assistant in Munster, Indiana
Department:Med Surg CH 4 South Renal
Hours:64 hrs 2 wks. E/O wknd & Holiday 11p-7:30a
Job Details:Sign on Incentive AvailablePurpose: After the patient's plan of care has been determined by the team leader (RN), the Nursing Assistant performs various designated patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs, comfort and safety of the patient in accordance with Hospital Policy and Nursing Service Standards.Scope of Care: Therapeutic treatments, diseases, diagnosis, or conditions cared for include but are not limited to: Diabetes, Renal Failure, Pneumonia, Electrolyte Imbalance, CVA, Cardiovascular-ASHD, CHF, Hypertension, COPD, Fever, Dehydration, Gastrointestinal conditions, Wound Infection, General Surgical cases.Education/Experience:High school graduation or equivalency. One year direct patient care experience with successful completion of competency exam, completion of one semester of clinicals in a nursing program or completion of nursing assistant certification required. CPR certification recommended. Completes annual skill validations as well as safety and infection control procedures.