Geriatric Nursing Assistant - Subacute Care (H1) - Levindale
Req #: 43221
Job Category:Patient Care - Non RN
Shift: Day shift
Department: Hall 1 - L1160
Hall 1 is a 40-45 bed long-term care sub-acute unit. Patient here stay anywhere from 4-8 weeks while in recovery from a variety of issues such as heart failure, diabetes, joint surgeries, etc. Staff members must be compassionate, motivated and dedicated to helping others in need.
Provides safe, age-appropriate patient care, assisting with Activities of Daily Living while maintaining a safe and clean environment.
Requirements: Entry level knowledge; basic employment skills; High School diploma: GED equivalent or High School certificate. Less than one year experience required. Hoyer lift and specialty beds; Basic medical equipment (scale, thermometer, etc.); Communication devices; Synquest and basic computer skills. CNA/GNA licensure and CPR/First Aide certification required. Demonstrates the ability to follow verbal instructions, as well as the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Pre-qual: Do you have current CPR certification from an American Heart Association approved provider?