Assists patients with activities of daily living. Provides basic nursing care to patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environsment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the team and/or unit.
As a constant observer/Patient sitter is responsible in assisting and accompanying patients as per instruction given/provided by a nurse. The focus is to provide constant observation, accompany the patient , assist and ensure patient safety and report any changes to the nurse. This is done under the direction and supervision of a nurse.
High School graduate or one year experience as Nursing Assistant
Minimum of six months to one year of related work experience
Succesful completion of CNA course/certification
Requires a thourough knowledge of basic nursing functions to meet patient needs for ADL's, must be able to work rapidly under stressful situations with many interrumptions.
rapidly under stressful situations with many interruptions
Good oral and communication skills in the English language.
Basic computer skills.
Current BLS certification- American Heart Association.
CPI ( Crisis Prevention Institute) certification.
Ability to effectively communicate in writing and orally with all levels of the organization
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Hialeah, Florida
Facility: Palmetto General Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 1905037777
About Tenet Healthcare
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