Nurse Assistant - 4 North Observation Rapid Admit Days
Under the supervision and/or direction of a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse, assists in the treatment and care of patients. Reports to Nurse Manager.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Minimum Work Experience
Previous experience as a nurse assistant preferred. Ability to follow written or verbal instructions and to relate well to patients and visitors. Must be willing to rotate days off, shifts and weekends; may be required to work overtime.
Employee must demonstrate ability to recognize patients' individual needs based on medical conditions, age (infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young adults, middle-aged and geriatric), limitations and planned procedures. Minimum one year phlebotomy experience preferred, preferably in a hospital or health care setting. In lieu of one year experience, successful completion of an approved phlebotomy training program may be accepted.
Phlebotomy certification required.