group
Category
Patient Care Support
business
Department
Medical Surgical 2E
date_range
Schedule
Full Time
schedule
Shift
Day
timer
Hours
8 Hour Shift
place
Location
Rancho Mirage, CA
info
Job #
R0252449




  • Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.



    • The Nursing Assistant position performs basic and advanced Nursing Assistant skills under direct supervision of Clinical Director, Clinical Coordinator or Registered Nurse.


  • Reports to



    • Director


    • Clinical Coordinator


  • Supervises



    • None


  • Ages of Patients



    • Adult


    • Geriatric


    • Pediatric


    • Adolescent


    • Neonate/Infant


  • Blood Borne Pathogens



    • High Potential


  • Qualifications



    • Education



      • Required: High School Diploma or equivalent if hired/promoted after April 10, 2016


    • Licensure/Certification



      • Required: CNA if hired/promoted after April 10, 2016; American Heart Association BLS


      • In lieu of certification, must have completed 1 semester of education in an accredited ADN or BSN program.


    • Experience



      • Preferred: Nursing Assistant experience


  • Essential Responsibilities



    • Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.


    • Accurately obtain vital signs: Temperature, Pulse, Respirations, Blood Pressure, and Pain level.


    • Documents and communicates abnormal values and changes to RN per policy.


    • Performs AM and HS hygiene per standard.


    • Appropriately positions and ambulates patients as per care plan.


    • Accurately documents Intake and Output and daily weights and communicates to RN.


    • Assists with set up and/or feedings of patients.


    • Assists nurse with re-positioning, ambulating, transporting, and other care as directed.


    • Communicates with nurse/ co-workers prior to leaving unit for any reasons.


    • Assists with equipment storage, retrieval and procedure cart restocking as directed.


    • Observes all isolation procedures and regulations.


    • Accurately performs duties assigned by and under the supervision of the RN.


    • Provides safe patient environment at all times.



      • Stays with patient who may be in danger of falling or hurting himself.


      • Correctly identifies patient by use of armband.


      • Call bell within reach.


      • Application of restraints


    • Communicates observations of patient condition changes to Nurse.


    • Adheres to guidelines for change of shift report from assigned RN.


    • Performs patient rounds at least every hour.


    • Completes documentation accurately as per policy.


    • Maintains general tidiness of patient room.

    • Performs other duties as assigned.

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