JOB SUMMARY : Provides basic nursing care to patients and assists with maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse.
In addition, will provide, under the direction of the Manager or Charge Nurse, planning and organizing the activities occurring in the nursing station by performing clerical and receptionist duties and maintaining the physical environment of the area.
QUALIFICATIONS : High school graduate or equivalent (GED) required.
Or One (1) year direct patient care experience in an acute care, sub acute or home care setting.
American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR) required within three (3) months of hire date. Must possess ability to successfully interact with stakeholder (patients, providers, payors and community) and other customers, families, staff, management, physicians and general public.
Cardiovascular Unit Must be able to perform a 12-lead, or will train to do so. To be trained on post groin management. Basic EKG skills to recognize life-
threatening issues; Assists housekeeping with turning over rooms; cleans specialty equipment.