Certified Nursing Assistant Pediatrics FT/36HRS

  • Christus Health
  • Santa Fe, NM, United States
  • Jan 05, 2021

Job Description

Description

Under the direction of the nurse, performs basic patient care related tasks that contributes to the maintenance of a safe and comfortable patient environment.



Requirements

EDUCATION: High school graduate or equivalent. Successful completion of Nursing Assistant course within one year.

 

CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: BLS certification required. Specialty certifications as required by each unit.

 

SKILLS: Must be able to pass skills competency checklist as required by each unit. Must be able to read, speak and write English fluently.

 

EXPERIENCE: Six months in a healthcare related field preferred.

 

NATURE OF SUPERVISION:

-Responsible to: Director/Manager, Nursing Unit

 

ENVIRONMENT:

- Bloodborne pathogens - B

Works irregular hours. Multiple simultaneous activities around patient care. Exposure to infectious diseases and x-rays. Subject to varying unpredictable situations.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to handle emergency/crisis situations, prolonged, extensive or considerable standing/walking. Has knowledge of and uses good body mechanics. Frequently lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients or equipment. Hearing and visual acuity within normal limits. Manual dexterity and fine motor coordination required.