Patient Care Nurse Assistant - Gates Mills - job 1197215

Cleveland Clinic

Date: 09/12/2021

City: Gates Mills, Ohio

Employment type: Part-time


Responsibilities:

  • Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to RN.

  • These may include but are not limited to vital signs, weights, assisting patients with personal care and activities of daily living, patient transfers/transport, pulse oximetry, point of care testing, dressing changes, application of external monitoring devices, and removal of urinary Foley Catheter.

  • Assists with keeping patient rooms clean & orderly.

  • Demonstrates a positive, concerned and sensitive response in the workplace.

  • Strong interpersonal skills to interact with patients and staff.

  • Ability to read, write and speak English and to follow oral and written instructions..

  • Ability to perform basic clinical mathematics.

  • Other duties as assigned. Competencies in both the professional, technical and clinical knowledge domains must be demonstrated in a safe, effective and efficient manner.

  • Maintains personal growth and development through the ongoing process of formal and informal education.


Education:

  • High School Diploma/GED.


Certifications:


  • State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) preferred.


  • Successful completion of Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association (AHA) required within new hire period.


  • Nursing students required to have Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association (AHA) prior to hire.


Complexity of Work:

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.


Work Experience:


  • Demonstrates proficiency in applied mathematics & reading comprehension at an 8th grade level.

  • Nursing students who have recently completed a minimum of one clinical rotation as part of an accredited nursing school program may substitute the clinical rotation for the required experience.

  • Military experience as a Hospital Corpsman (HM), Combat Medic (68W) or Medical Service Technician (4N0X1) will be considered.


Physical Requirements:

  • Requires full body motion to move and lift patients, manual finger dexterity with good eye-hand coordination; involves extensive standing and walking.

  • Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

  • Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work.


Personal Protective Equipment:


  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.


Schedule: Part Time




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