Assists nursing service personnel with a variety of patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients.
Assists with personal hygiene, takes vital signs and changes bed linens.
May serve and collect food trays, provide for between-meal nourishment, and clean, sterilize, store and prepare other supplies.
Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
- Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
- Works under immediate supervision.
- Typically reports to a registered nurse or supervisor.
Certification as a Nursing Assistant with EKG and Phlebotomy certification or
Patient Care Technician Certification with EKG and Phlebotomy certification or
Foreign Nurse/Physician with appropriate documentation or
Nursing Student with first semester clinical course completion.
current BLS/CPR Certification.
Good oral and written communication skills in the English language.
Knowledge of principles of patient hygiene, comfort, safety measures preferred.
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.