Provides patient care; performs a variety of technical duties under the supervision of a licensed nurse. Performs all activities in accordance with approved policies, guidelines and assigned department scope of service. All patient care activities contribute to ensuring that the standards of care are met for patients. Performs a variety of clerical and related duties on assigned unit. Facilitates communication among patients, visitors, nursing staff, and other health care team members in order to promote effective working relationships on assigned unit.
Qualifications: Two years of college education preferably in a Human Services related field or two years of a combination of at least one year of college-level coursework and/or military experience and 1 year patient care experience. Must have current listing as a NA I with the Department of Facility Services. Skill in dealing tactfully with patients, nursing staff, physicians, hospital employees, and the general public. Knowledge of personal computers. Must maintain BLS certification.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability