Nursing Assistant - LMC Nursing Home

  • Ridgeview Medical Center
  • Le Sueur, MN 56058, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021

Job Description

This position is responsible for assisting nursing staff in direct personal care and non-direct patient care functions at the direction of the professional nursing staff. Job Functions Assists nursing staff in direct and non-direct patient care functions. Obtains and articulates pertinent data in an objective manner. Communicates pertinent patient information to the RN or LPN to assure continuum of care. Provides and assists personal cares, range of motion, exercises, ADLs, and other simple procedures according to the plan of care. Documents the various aspects of care on appropriate forms according to RMC policies and procedures. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Education/Work Experience/License/Certifications On Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry or must be obtained within 4 months of hire BLS Certification Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Strong communication and listening skills Knowledge of basic computer functions Ability to respond appropriately to unpredictable situation and diverse patient populations Ability to work autonomously and as a team Capable of making independent decisions with the use of good critical thinking and problem solving skills Ability to work and multi-task in a high stress and fast paced environment Ability to communicate in the English language for effective written and verbal correspondence in order to complete job functions as mentioned above Preferred Qualifications Previous Nursing Assistant experience Previous geriatric psychiatric experience Click here to review the physical demands of this position Additional Information FTE: 0 Weekend Rotation: Casual - Department Requirement Holiday Rotation: Casual - Department Requirement Primary Shift: Day/Evening/Overnight Department: Nursing Home and Rehab Center