NURSING ASSISTANT MED SURG FT DAYS
100 Hospital Drive Hendersonville NC
Top Reasons to Work at
FT Days, 36 hours per week, 7a
You Will be Responsible
· Assists patients with activities
of daily living, provides for personal care and emotional
· Provides care which may include
bed bath, shower, whirlpool, oral hygiene, back rubs, peri-care,
freshening linen, cleaning over bed tables, straightening room and
other general care as directed by the RN.
· Provides general nursing care such
as positioning patients, lifting and turning patients,
applying/utilizing special equipment, assisting in use of bedpan,
commode and ambulating patients.
· Promptly reports any changes in
patient status (e.g., changes in vital signs, level of
consciousness, weight, mobility status, comfort level, feeding
pattern or any unusual occurrences) to the RN in a timely
· Verifies the diet order for each
patient to whom assigned, feeds or assists with feeding, and
assists with fluid intake as directed by the RN or patient care
· Monitors and accurately records
patient intake and output in a timely fashion and in accordance
with hospital policy and physician order including routine
intake/output, strict intake/output, and calorie
· Documents provided care clearly
and concisely on the daily care record.
· Observes patient's mental and
physical conditions, reports any changes to
· Distributes drinking water and
snacks to patients as applicable.
· Performs all aspects of patient
care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces
the likelihood of medical/health care errors. Uses proper body
mechanics to protect self and patient.
What You Will
High School diploma or equivalent
Current license as a Nurse Assistant with the NC Board of
Current AHA BLS within 30 days of start
Six months nursing assistant experience
Critical care experience
Assists patients with activities of daily
living, provides basic nursing care to patients and assists in
maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and
supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the team and/or
This facility is an equal
opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local
anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.