Nurse Assistant - Medical Unit (Shift: 7a-7p) - Medical Unit
Company: Washington Regional
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Job Posting: Nurse Assistant - Medical Unit (Shift: 7a-7p)
Employment Type: Full Time Location: Washington Regional Medical
Center - Fayetteville, AR Department: Medical Unit Shift: 12 hour
shifts FTE: Job Number: JO-2111-44549 Date Posted: 11/15/2021
Categories: General Support Washington Regional
Washington Regional Medical Center is our regions only locally
governed, community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system. Our
system includes a 425-bed acute care hospital located in the heart
of Fayetteville supported by our clinic system - including primary,
specialty and urgent care operations - that span across Northwest
Arkansas into Harrison and Eureka Springs. Being heavily supported
and invested in our community makes Washington Regional a unique
employer, encouraging staff to give back to the community in which
we live and work and give back to each other.Washington Regional
Mission, Vision and Values prove to be a firm foundation and
inspiration from which we fulfill our purpose.
Mission: Washington Regional is committed to improving the health
of people in communities we serve through compassionate, high
quality care, prevention and wellness education.
Vision: To be the leading healthcare system in Northwest Arkansas
--- the best place to receive care and the best place to give
Values: To treat others patients and their families, visitors,
physicians, and each other as we would want to be treated.Position
This position, under close supervision of a licensed nurse, is
responsible for assisting the nursing staff in caring for patients.
Duties include vital signs, intake and output, bathing, hygiene,
diet, and ambulation. This position has exposure to body fluids,
radiation and communicable disease. The majority of work time is
spent standing and/or walking of short distances, with frequent
pushing, pulling, and lifting of up to 100 lbs., and occasional
carrying of up to 25 lbs. A culturally and linguistically diverse
patient population is served including adolescents, adults and
geriatrics, with the majority being adults and geriatrics.Specific
Educational and Skill Competencies Required
Effective communication skills and the ability to follow written
and verbal instructions as usually demonstrated by the successful
completion of high school studies (GED or equivalent experience).
Familiarity with patient care procedures is required as usually
demonstrated by completion of a nursing assistant training program
or completion of a first semester of an accredited nursing program.
State certification as a nursing assistant is encouraged, but not
required. Completion of CPR within orientation period is
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