Certified Nursing Assistant - Med/Surg - Days (Clarendon)

  • McLeod Health
  • Manning, SC 29102, USA
  • Jul 17, 2020
Nursing

Job Description

Job Description: Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and coworkers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values. Recognizes the normal signs (growth and development of aging) of the patient population indicated above and understands the requirements of assessment, treatment, and care of the specific age group(s). Initiates and maintains the hygiene/cleanliness of the patients, the patient's environment, and the unit environment. Understand and recognizes appropriate storage and safety of medications such as (large volume IV's, alcohol, saline, medications in prepackaged kits). Performs or assists with performing nutritional/hydration interventions (feeding, providing fluids, H2O or snacks). Identifies and communicates appropriate patient data to members of the interdisciplinary team. Collects and records patient related data through performance of direct care tasks. Demonstrates continued professional growth through setting goals and participating in Evidence Based tasks. Utilizes appropriate health and safety to protect both patient and staff. Fosters an environment that demonstrates caring, compassion and respect for all patients, families and visitors. Performs general transportation and courier duties as directed. Participates proactively in problem solving initiatives. Performs other duties as assigned. Schedule: Full Time; 72 hours biweekly; Days. Qualifications/Education/Training: High school diploma or GED equivalent. Completion of a Nursing Assistant training program from a recognized vocational or technical school. Completion of Medical Surgical Tech Course. Licenses and/or Certifications: BLS Certification.

Employment Type

Full-Time