30+ Days ago
1 day ago
Nurse Aide / Ward Clerk must have the skill and knowledge to provide population specific care. He/She must have the ability to assess and identify needs and requirements of the patient and report the findings appropriately to the charge nurse/team leader.
The Nurse Aide / Ward Clerk reports directly to charge nurse/team leader.
Ensure self-compliance with professional, regulatory, and government standards of care.
Demonstrate the knowledge and skill to perform clerical duties and personal care in regards to the patient. He/She will accurately transcribe orders and other clinical data.
Hold self accountable and responsible for work performance and continuous improvement of patient care in his/her work area and throughout hospital
Organize care and prioritize it by communicating and collaborating with others for a multidisciplinary approach to provide a continuity of care.
Ensure the satisfactory completion of clerical and personal care for patient and family.
High School graduate or equivalent preferred
Completion of certified nurse assistant course
Secretarial background with some medical terminology and usage preferred
BLS certification required within 6 months of employment
MO CNA, EMT, or have completed Fundamentals Class in Nursing school
Successful completion of hospital orientation