CNA Nursing Assistant I- Orthopedics
1775 Dempster St
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Hours Per Week:
Scheduled hours: PRN as needed Nights 11p-7:30a
Job Summary: Provides basic quality patient focused care in clinical setting under daily direction and supervision of Registered Nurse (RN) in accordance with the standards of practice within guidelines of corresponding state regulations. Performs delegated tasks in patient care setting that supports environment of patient care and assures patients and family are treated in a holistic manner with dignity and respect.
Required Qualifications: High School Graduate or Certificate of General Educational Development (GED) or High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED).CNA – Nurse Aide in good standing as indicated with the State Registry in which the team member practices.CPR – Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) must be obtained within 45 days.No experience required. Basic computer skills.Excellent oral and written communication.Excellent organizational skills and ability to set priorities.Must be able to sit stand walk lift squat bend twist and reach above shoulders during the work shift.Ability to lift to 35 pounds without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds or when patient is unable to assist with the lift patient handling equipment is expected to be used with at least one other associate when available. Unique patient lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.Will be required to use foot pedals on carts or machines.Must have functional vision and hearing.Will be exposed to mechanical electrical chemical and radiation hazards as well as blood and body fluids on a continuous basis; therefore protective clothing must be worn as necessary.Operates all equipment necessary to perform the
Nursing at Advocate Aurora
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