Assists patients with activities of daily living. Provides basic care to non-acutely ill patients. Assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment. Performs these duties under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. The position provides direct patient care services to patients on the Patient Care Unit. Services are determined by the patient's plan of care, and include personal care and activities under the direction of the Licensed Care Giver and in conjunction with Respiratory Services, Rehabilitation Services and the Laboratory. This position functions as a member of the Patient Care Team, in conjunction with the Licensed Direct Care Giver.
Successful completion of a Patient Care Training program. Minimum six (6) months experience.
BLS Certification required through American Heart Association. State Certified Nursing Assistant licensure preferred.