Reg/Nursing Assistant SRC, Float Regional Float, Presence St Joseph Hospital, Elgin:
Presence Health

44918-en_US
Presence Health
Elgin Illinois
Healthcare
Description

Requisition ID: 44918

Location: Presence St Joseph Elgin

Location Address:
77 North Airlite Street, Elgin, IL  60123-4912 United States (US)

 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Rotating
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

 

The Nursing Assistant performs various duties under the direction and supervision of a professional licensed nurse to assist the nursing staff in meeting patient treatment and care requirements. All duties are carried out in accordance with the established policies and procedures.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  1. Provides direct patient care as assigned by the licensed nurse and communicates patient’s response.

     

  2. Performs routine procedures e.g. blood glucose monitoring, vital signs, heights, weights, intake and output and the collections of urine, stool and sputum specimens.

     

  3. Documents care per departmental standards in electronic medical record.

     

  4. Assists with patients’ activity and providing a safe environment. Observes patients while performing delegated tasks and reports significant findings regarding patient safety, personal needs and changes in patient’s condition to the licensed nurse.

     

  5. Promotes and maintains an atmosphere for patient comfort. Keep patient’s room clean and orderly. Replenishes patient’s supplies as needed. Identifies patient/family education needs and reports them to the licensed nurse.

     

    QUALIFICATIONS

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

     

    Education and/or Experience                                                              

    High School diploma or equivalent required.

     

    Computer Skills                                                          

    Knowledge of EPIC preferred.

     

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

    Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

     

 

Business Unit: Corporate (LRHC and LPH)

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

Basic Qualifications
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