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Nursing Assistant - WellSpan Surgical and Rehab Hospital - Part time - Evening/Night (Unable to consider students)

at WellSpan Health Services

Posted: 8/4/2018
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: 250030
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Job Description

Part time

48 hours/2 weeks

Evening/Night (6 pm-6:30 am)

Every 3rd weekend/holiday rotation

Unable to consider students

 

General Summary:
Under direct supervision, provides clinical support services to patient care staff by performing a variety of duties related
to patient care. Takes patient vital signs, assists patients with activities of daily living (e.g., bathing, feeding, toileting,
etc.), inventories and replenishes supplies and equipment, and performs special assigned duties such as performing
EKGs and Point-of-Care testing.


Duties and Responsibilities:
1 Provides general nursing care and personal care assistance to patients, including bathing, dressing, eating, changing bed linens and bed pans and positioning.
2 Assists in the preparation and transportation of patients for tests, procedures, etc.
3 Monitors patient condition levels; reports changes to the appropriate individuals.
4 Obtains and documents patient vital signs, including temperature, blood pressure, weight, respiration and pulse.
5 Sets up and removes equipment and supplies; ensures equipment is functioning properly and stored appropriately.
6 Performs EKGs and/or Point-of-Care testing which may include blood glucose, hemocult and specific gravity testing.
7 Runs special errands as required. Responds to call lights.
8 Ensures patient rooms, nursing areas, supply carts, etc. are stocked with appropriate items at required levels.
9 Maintains par levels of supplies and equipment on assigned unit(s). Notifies supervisor when reorder points are reached.



Department Description:
The Acute Rehab Unit consists of 48 beds which include an 8 bed secure brain injury unit.  Patients who require intensive acute rehabilitation services are admitted to this unit. Click here to learn more about the WellSpan Surgery and Rehabilitation Hospital.

 



Required Skills

HS Diploma or G.E.D.

CPR certification

Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills

Excellent computer skills

 

 



Required Experience

Direct patient care experience preferred

Demonstrated solid and stable work history