United Memorial Medical Center Clinical Nursing Assistant - Emergency in Batavia, New York
Under the direct supervision of an RN, assists in providing patient care.
Updates RN with timely information regarding status of patient in compliance with hospital and regulatory agency requirements. Participates in continuous quality improvement activities and educational experiences in support of departmental and divisional nursing philosophy and objectives, as well as, initiatives. Represents UMMC in a positive, professional manner, with a commitment to customer service.
Incorporates age-specific, cultural, & spiritual and end of life needs of the patient and significant other(s.) Clearly and accurately documents and records observed patient information & care provided, maintaining patient confidentiality at all times. Implements and assists with physical therapy functions including, lifting, transferring, turning and positioning of patients utilizing proper body mechanics.
High School Diploma or GED. One year CNA experience preferred. Current BLS certification required. Completion of formal Nursing Assistant Program preferred.
Successful completion of annual clinical, age and job specific competencies and skill verification tools required.
Good interpersonal, organizational and decision-making skills required. Ability to communicate in English both verbally and in writing. Computer experience helpful. Basic arithmetic skills required.