Location Address: 1395 S Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689
- Great Culture
- Top Quality outcomes
- Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance
- Leadership is accessible
- Located on the Gulf of Mexico
Must demonstrate and maintain current knowledge and skills necessary to provide care/services appropriate to the age of patients served. Identifies knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span of the patient. Possess the ability to assess data and interpret the appropriate information needed relative to his or her age specific needs. Provides the care/services needed as described in the policies and procedure for the following age groups:
Adult: 18 years to 64 years
Maximum amount of heavy physical labor, lifting, pulling, standing and walking.
The level of knowledge and skill are maintained through position specific criteria-based job performance standards and age specific competency assessments.
Adheres to Hospital and Departmental Policies and Procedures.
Data collection concerning the health status of the patient is precise, continuous, accessible, readable, communicated and recorded.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Successful completion of State-approved Nursing Assistant Training Program and/or completion of first semester of RN program.
Certified Nursing Assistant Certification
CPR Certification within 90 days of hire.
Excellent Organization and interpersonal communication skills
Proficient at basic computer skills
Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
The Certified Nursing Assistant, under the direction of the Registered Nurse and Licensed Practical Nurse, assumes responsibility for direct patient care. Through knowledge and assessment of the individual patient, provides patient care in a clean and safe environment. Reports patient needs and changes in the patient status to the Registered Nurse/Licensed Practical Nurse. Represents the Department of Patient Care Services in a professional and courteous manner.