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AdventHealth Non Certified Nursing Assistant Sebring in Sebring, Florida

Description

Nurse Assistant Non-Certified Full Time Days AdventHealth Sebring

Location Address: 4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring

  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility

  • Largest Employer in the County

  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park

  • Close knit community with a home town family feel

  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast

Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

• Assist a registered nurse and follow instructions

• Perform activities of daily living tasks

• Perform POC Glucose check

• Perform daily weights

• Performs as a team member in assisting with safe and effective patient care.

• Ensures personal hygiene and comfort care is delivered to all patients.

• Assesses skin condition on all patients for potential skin breakdown and implements preventative measures per wound/skin protocol. Communicates changes in skin integrity to the licensed nurse.

• Ensures patient rooms are neat and clean.

• Responds to nurse/patient intercom system in a timely manner.

• Obtains vital signs per unit standard, reports abnormal findings to the licensed nurse.

• Obtains lab specimens per hospital policy and procedure under the supervision of the licensed nurse.

• Transports patients as directed by licensed nursing personnel.

• Notifies licensed nurse of problematic IV sites and discontinues peripheral IV sites per licensed nurse instructions.

• Documents vital signs, intake and outputs, patient activity, skin integrity, and procedures completed in the electronic medical record.

• Accepts reassignment in a professional and cooperative manner.

• Communicates patient care problems to appropriate personnel in a timely manner.

• Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality. Demonstrates awareness of patient's rights and functions as a patient advocate.

• Functions in a professional and calm manner during emergent/crisis situations.

• Reports malfunctioning of equipment and processes work orders per policy.

• Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

• Mature judgment and the ability to handle confidential information within AdventHealth guidelines and applicable regulations.

• Personal qualities such as kindness, compassion, understanding, integrity, respect, sense of humor, discretion and confidentiality.

• Ability to communicate verbally in English and in written form with persons of varied backgrounds in a respectful, effective, and professional manner.

• Ability to learn and apply computer related applications and programs, including using electronic keyboards and other peripheral devices.

• Critical thinking / problem solving skills

• Teamwork, tact, and conflict resolution

• Organizational, multitasking and prioritization skills

• Performs accurate documentation within the electronic medical record

• Basic computer skills

• Customer service skills

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

• High school diploma or GED

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

• A new hire may begin employment provided the facilitation of successful completion of the required AHA BLS program prior to any patient contact. This may be achieved using web-based training with voice assisted manikin skills check-off (i.e.,

Resuscitation Quality Improvement Program, Heart Code, or instructor-led training).

• Current Florida certification as a Nursing Assistant must be obtained within four (4) months of hire date.

Job Summary:

The Nurse Assistant (non-certified) will learn on-the-job nursing assistant role under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in a clinical setting. As a nurse assistant (non-certified), you will complete both hands-on clinical skills in the hospital and coursework in a classroom setting or clinical laboratory. To start, your duties will include basic patient care skills with activity of daily living and progress to more skill-based tasks as you gain experience.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Sebring

Req ID: 21036103

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.