The Nursing Assistant must have the skill and knowledge to provide population specific care. He/She must have the ability to assist with the collection of data for objective assessment, and to identify the needs and requirements of the patient and report to the charge nurse/team leader. The will act within the scope of practice for Nursing Assistant.
The Nursing Assistant reports directly to charge nurse/team leader.
Ensure self-compliance with regulatory and government standards of care.
Demonstrate the knowledge and skill to perform direct personal care of the patient.
Hold self accountable and responsible for work performance and continuous improvement of patient care in his/her work area and throughout hospital
Organize care and prioritize it by communicating and collaborating with others for a multidisciplinary approach to provide a continuity of care.
Ensure the satisfactory completion of personal care for patient and family.
High School graduate or equivalent preferred Completion of certified nurse assistant course
BLS certification required within 6 months of employment MO CNA, EMT, or have completed Fundamentals Class in Nursing school
a.) Successful completion of hospital orientation
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