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Certified Nursing Assistant - New York

DirectShifts

DirectShifts

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, April 26, 2024

The Nursing Attendant provides direct patient care and related support. This role involves assisting patients with daily personal care needs and ensuring their comfort and safety. Additional responsibilities include preparing patients for meals, assisting with feeding, transferring patients, taking vital signs, and performing a range of motion exercises. The Nursing Attendant also plays a crucial role in maintaining a clean and safe environment for patients and staff.

Job Detail:

  • Specialty: Nursing Attendant
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Duration: Full-Time
  • Shift: Varies
  • Schedule: Regular Business Hours
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Pay: Competitive Salary

Responsibilities:

  • Provides routine personal care to patients in a timely, safe and effective manner
  • Care may Include bathing, shaving, brushing teeth, dressing patients and attending to any and all of their personal care needs Prepares Patients For Meals, Feeds And/Or Assists With Feeding As Necessary Empties Bedpans And Collects Urine And Other Specimens
  • Transfers Patients To And From Bed And/Or Chair Via One-Person Transfer, Two-Person Transfer, And Use Of A Hoyer Lift Takes accurate vital signs, temperatures, pulse and respirations. Records All Necessary Information According To Policy And Procedure;
  • Performs ROM Using Proper Technique Assists Patients In Walking And In Transporting Patients By Means Of Wheel Chair Or Stretcher Performs other related duties

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Education: High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Experience: No prior experience needed.
  • Licenses/Certifications: New York State Certification as a Nursing Attendant.
  • Ability to work in environments with varying levels of dust, noise, etc.
  • Ability to hear, talk, walk, stand, bend, and stretch.
  • Ability to read, write, and interpret documents.
  • Ability to sit for long periods at a desk and stand for long periods at the patient bedside and/or procedural areas.
  • Effective communication skills with patients and co-workers.
  • Knowledgeable of all policies and procedures related to hazardous waste and materials.

Perks & Benefits:

  • Health Coverage: Medical, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Financial Security: Competitive salary, retirement plans, and 401(k) with company match.
  • Work-Life Balance: Generous PTO policy and flexible scheduling.
  • Professional Development: Continuing education opportunities and tuition reimbursement.
  • Employee Support: Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and wellness programs.
  • Additional Perks: Life insurance, disability insurance, and support for professional memberships.
  • Positive Work Environment: Collaborative team culture and state-of-the-art facilities.
  • Recognition and Rewards: Employee recognition programs and performance bonuses.

Apply now to become a Nursing Attendant and make a difference in the lives of those you care for. Click the "Apply Now" button to start your journey with us today!

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