Trinity Health Nurse Assistant MG2 Telemetry, Full Time 7A-7:30P in Langhorne, Pennsylvania

The primary objective of this position is to improve quality. To provide direct, basic patient care activities under the guidance and direction of a Registered Nurse. To provide care and cleaning of specific equipment, stocking of supplies and equipment and the transportation of patients, supplies and equipment.

Required: Show evidence of successful completion of an approved CNA program upon hire OR matriculated in an accredited Nursing academic program and have completed a minimum of one year of clinical rotations.

  • Performs direct and indirect patient care activities following RNs instructions, physician orders, policies, procedures and regulations
  • Practices proper hand washing and principles of infection control and Displays competence in the care of isolation patients utilizing disease-specific precautions.
  • Assures room is set up for patient admission and cleared when patient discharged/transferred and assures patients have correct identifying wristband.
  • Displays competence in performing oral and personal hygiene and, skin care, and Foley care and assures patients are clean, well-groomed, neat, free of odor, dry and properly dressed
  • Demonstrates ability to feed patients, knowledge of dysphasia precautions and calculating and recording intake and output.
  • Performs and records vital signs ,glucose monitoring and weight and heights accurately
  • Transfers patients safely using proper body mechanics during all activities and duties and accurately uses the bed and chair alarm system
  • Keeps patient’s room , hallways and unit clean, neat and orderly and report any maintenance or environmental services needs
  • Answers call lights promptly and communicate any problems, concerns or issues promptly to the nurse
  • Works as a team member demonstrating a positive, supportive and helpful attitude towards patients, families, visitors, co-workers and physicians and appropriately seeks assistance of the Nurse Manager for conflict resolution.

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Job Number: 00122211

Location: Langhorne, PA

Organization Name: St. Mary Medical Center

Facility: SMLPA - St. Mary Medical Center

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: 12 Hour Day Shift

Hours: 36