Assists in the provision of patient care under the supervision of a licensed nurse. Performs all delegated activities in accordance with approved policies, guidelines and assigned department scope of service. All patient care activities contribute to ensuring that standards of care are met for the patient. 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: Completion of 12th grade (high school) or equivalent. Certification of completion of Nursing Assistant I classes required. Meets North Carolina Nurse Aide I registry requirements for listing through the Healthcare Personnel Registry. Skill in dealing tactfully with patients, nursing staff, physicians, hospital employees, and the general public. Knowledge of personal computers, medical terminology, lab tests, typing skills, and basic grammar. Current BLS.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability