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Description

This job description is a record of the essential functions of the listed job. The job description provides the employee, Administration, Human Resources, applicants, and other agencies with a clear understanding of the job, where it fits into the organization, and the skill and work requirements in relation to other jobs. Jobs are always changing to some degree and the existence of the approved job description is not intended to limit normal change and growth. The facility will make reasonable accommodations to otherwise qualified individuals who are capable of performing the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

POPULATION SERVED

The position involves direct and indirect patient care for a population of patients between the ages of 13 and 100. Age specific experience and/or special training and/or expertise is required to serve this population.

POSITION SUMMARY

Under the general supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant performs routine tasks in patient care and bedside nursing. This position does provide direct patient care to pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

This position requires certification as a Nurse Assistant by the State. Knowledge of basic nursing techniques and procedures, aseptic practices, and cardio-pulmonary techniques is required. Nursing Students may be considered as Nurse Assistants if approved by the State Practice Act.

This position requires the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to follow written and verbal instructions, and to maintain effective working relations with others. CPR certification required.

Ability to maintain assigned work hours: Requires endurance to perform tasks over long periods of work hours.

Requirements
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

Experience one plus years in acute care setting/LTAC required.

This position requires certification as a Nurse Assistant by the State. Knowledge of basic nursing techniques and procedures, aseptic practices, and cardio-pulmonary techniques is required. Nursing Students may be considered as Nurse Assistants if approved by the State Practice Act.

This position requires the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, to follow written and verbal instructions, and to maintain effective working relations with others. CPR certification required.(source: http://www.comcast.com)

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