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. Performs scheduling responsibilities including pre-registration, scheduling appointments, order entry, etc. Functions as liaison between patients, staff providers, referral agents, department/organizational leadership. Responsible for maintaining adequate staffing ratios.
Qualifications: Completion of 12th grade (high school). Certification of completion of Nursing Assistant II courses required. Meets North Carolina State Board of Nursing requirements and is registered as a Nurse Aide II on the 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, basic grammar, Microsoft tools, Epic At least 6 months hospital experience. Current BLS.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability