EH - LNA 2

  • Location: Exeter, NH
  • Posted: Nov 6, 2019

Job Description

Provides basic nursing care to patients with additional technical competencies under the direct supervision of the licensed nurse.

The position is per diem as needed with no regular scheduled hours.

0-6 months experience
Licensed Nursing Assistant - NH State
CPR Certified within 90 days of hire

Major Responsibilities:
Follows established departmental policies and procedures; objectives; quality improvement programs; safety/environment of care programs and infection control standards.
Performs basic procedures to include incentive spirometry; bedside testing such as blood glucose testing; non-sterile dressing changes and oral suctioning and maintains aseptic technique when appropriate.
Provides personal care to patients.
Monitors condition of patients and reports changes to appropriate personnel.
Performs accurate and timely documentation of patient care information on appropriate patient medical record forms.
Maintains a safe; comfortable and therapeutic environment for patient and family in accordance with hospital standards including assurance and support of patient's rights and responsibilities.
Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs; current literature; inservices; meetings and workshops.
Determines proper functioning of medical equipment to assure patient safety.
Participates in the development and implementation of the patient care plan.
Performs EKG's and/or ortho tech/telemetry skills. May perform phlebotomy in designated areas. Orients new LNAs.

Employment Type

  • per diem limited

Exeter Hospital

5 Alumni Dr
Exeter, NH 03833

Phone: (603) 778-7311

Fax: (603) 778-7311