Provides direct patient care under the guidance of the Registered Nurse or designated health care professional in accordance with federal, state, and local regulations and within the policies, procedures, guidelines of Mercy Health.
Provides basic patient care to include, but not limited to, care and comfort, record vital signs, personal care and hygiene, and mobility, including unit based specialty duties.
Acts as liaison between patient and nurse to report changes or concerns to nurse
Provides accurate, precise, timely documentation when applicable for patient care
Uses professional, verbal and written communication skills at all times
Provides high level customer service to all patients, patient's family, visitors and all employees
MINIMUM EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS / LICENSURE / CERTIFICATIONS:
High School Diploma or GED required
Vocational/Technical school preferred
BLS through the Amercian Heart Association within 6 months of hire
Current Ohio STNA certification at time of hire or two years recent experience in acute or long term care facility or nursing student with 1 semester of clincial rotation completed
Preference for recent experience in acute care, long term care facility
Shift and Job Schedule
Hours: Full- Time 16hrs
Shift: Days- 7a-3p
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.