Nursing Assistant II- ICU- (as needed) Ahoskie NC

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Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital

Part Time

Regular

Summary

About Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital

Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital is a 114-bed, not-for-profit hospital located in Ahoskie, NC. The 15-bed ER serves approximately 21,000 patients per year from the local community and surrounding towns. This modern facility provides a wide range of health services to its 39,000 residents in the four-county area.

Ahoskie, NC is ideally located an hour from the Norfolk/Virginia Beach area and two hours from Raleigh, Richmond, Williamsburg, and the beautiful Outer Banks of NC. Ahoskie offers a moderate cost of living, a strong sense of community, and a temperate climate and location to support a variety of year round outdoor activities, such as boating, kayaking, hunting, fishing, hiking, and golf.

Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide service appropriate to the age and abilities of the patient/client.
  • Demonstrates financial stewardship by carefully and responsibly assisting in the management of the financial well-being of our organization through submission and implementation of cost-saving ideas, avoidance of waste in supply use, adherence to staffing matrixes and effective time management and prioritization.
  • Demonstrate use and application of the RELATE model for communication (every patient, every family, every time).
  • Incorporates department protocol driven care appropriately to direct clinical practice.
  • Assists in the delivery of patient care according to policy and licensure.
  • Assists in the collection and reporting of patient data.
  • Assists with the admission, transport, transfer and discharge of patients.
  • Records patient information in patient medical record and reports key findings to supervising nurse.
  • Continually seeks to improve quality of services provided and actively participates in unit-based as well as hospital and/or UHS-based quality initiatives.
  • Demonstrates financial stewardship by carefully and responsibly assisting in the management of the financial well-being of our organization through submission and implementation of cost-saving ideas, avoidance of waste in supply use, adherence to staffing matrixes, effective time management and prioritization.
  • Performs unit clerical duties as assigned.
  • Provides/records all patient and family education in patient medical record.
  • Performs unit maintenance tasks.
  • Maintains a clean and safe environment.
  • Participates in life-support activities as required, responds to Code Blue emergencies.
  • Uses universal precautions appropriately and performs proper handwashing according to infection control policy.
  • Maintains confidentiality of patient information.
  • Uses department “scripts” to effectively communicate with other departments, patients, families, coworkers and students in person or over the phone.
  • Demonstrates safe operation of all equipment in compliance with department policy, safety, disinfection, infection control and quality control standards.
  • As directed by the supervisor may have additional responsibilities.
  • Demonstrates effective computer skills for electronic charting and email communication.
  • Participates in In-service Education.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to on-going growth and self-development by independently seeking learning opportunities throughout employment at RCH.
  • Actively participates on an Action Team of own choosing.
  • NA II performs additional duties granted by licensure and RCH policy under the supervision of the licensed nurse. 

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Listed with the N.C. Division of Health Service Regulation as a Nursing Assistant I or II.
  • Nursing Assistant II must also maintain certification as required with the N.C. Board of Nursing.
  • Current BLS Healthcare Provider Certification upon hire and maintained during employment.
  • CPI training to be completed upon hire (during hospital orientation session) and must maintain competency during employment. 

Other Information

  • This position is prn (on an as needed basis) 0-19 hours per week.  More hours may be required as needed.
  • Must be able to work all shifts, including nights, holidays and weekends
  • Pay range $9.40-15.04 per hour.  Actual rate depends on experience.
  • Please attach resume to application.

 

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

 

Contact Information

For additional information, please contact:

Gloria Jones, Recruiter

Email: gloria.jones@vidanthealth.com

Tel: (252) 209-3390

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