UNC Health Care NURSING ASSISTANT I (PER DIEM) - FAMILY & GENERAL MEDICINE ACUTE CARE UNIT - 8 BEDTOWER in Chapel Hill, North Carolina
NURSING ASSISTANT I (PER DIEM) - FAMILY & GENERAL MEDICINE ACUTE CARE UNIT - 8 BEDTOWER
Job ID: NUR00QQN
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Nursing Assistant I (Per Diem) for 8 Bedtower/Family Practice & General Medicine Unit
Our 31 bed unit provides care for family & general medicine with a heavy focus on geriatric nursing care. As part of our commitment to the geriatric population, we host a series of events every year for Older Americans' Month.
Unit Strengths: 8 Bedtower utilizes a highly collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach in a patient and family centered care environment. We also work closely with the Palliative Care Team. We provide a supportive work atmosphere with nurses committed to excellent health care and collegial interactions. In addition, we also enjoy a top tier employee satisfaction rating!
The Nursing Assistant provides direct and indirect care and all worked performed is under the direct supervision of a registered nurse or physician. Duties include but are not limited to, bathing, dressing, vital signs, serving and collecting food trays, feeding patients who require assistance, ambulating patients, turning/repositions patients, changing linens, running errands, directing visitors, charting, and answering the telephone and callbells.
This is a Per Diem/ At-Will position requiring 24 worked hours per month. Day & Night rotating 12 hour shifts (7am-7pm, 7pm-7am) with weekend rotation. Self-scheduling is used to meet the needs of the staff and the unit. Must be able to commit to hospital orientation, Monday through Friday (7:30am-5:00pm).
High School diploma or GED. Six (6) months of relevant nursing assistant experience, which may include a nursing assistant course. Listed as Nursing Assistant I with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider certification.
Primary Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Department: 1000-11191-8 Bedtower