NURSING ASSISTANT- EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT- NIGHTS FT
Updated: Jan 13, 2021 Location: Orange Job Type: Department: Emergency Department
UC Title: HOSP AST SR
Reports to: Nurse Services Supervisor 2
Cost Center: Emergency Department (427231)
Job Code: 008904
Shift: Not Applicable
Position Number: 40324531
Working Title: Nursing Assistant
Bargaining Unit: AFSCME
Date Created: 2/12/2020
The Emergency Department Nursing Assistant aids professional and technical nursing personnel primarily by accomplishing a variety of duties and procedures which are directly related to patient care. Primary duties include taking and recording vital signs, blood sugar, and Hemacue readings, assisting patients with hygiene and elimination, performing EKGs and maintaining a clean and safe unit environment. Will assist with stocking and set-up of equipment and supplies, operating hospital equipment as directed, performing routine administrative tasks, and assisting with other related duties as assigned.
Hourly Rate $18.72 $20.38 $22.03
Understanding of basic medical terminology
Must be able to read, write and speak effectively in English
Must be able to work variable shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays
Must be Certified Nurses Assist., Licensed Vocational Nurse, or enrolled in accredited nursing prog. with completion of at least 1 clinical semester.
Demonstrated patient care experience, preferably in an acute care setting
Demonstrates the ability to communicate effectively in a therapeutic way
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