Education requirement: N/A
Experience Required: None
Union Representation: SEIU 113 - Service (001)
Work Schedule: 8-hr Day/Evening rotating shifts, every other wknd
Hours per pay period: 40
Job ID: 32972
Job Code: 9AW
Date posted: Nov 15, 2012
The Nursing Assistant provides direct patient care under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN), utilizing his/her skill and expertise to complement other health care providers. This role is responsible for following and implementing the plan of patient care provided to them by a Physician and/or RN. Collect, document, and communicate to the RN providing work direction pertinent data regarding patient needs in a clear, concise, and timely manner. All candidates must have successfully completed a nursing assistant training program, be an LPN student or a Jr. level nursing student, which means completion of first quarter clinicals of an accredited RN or LPN program. In addition, candidates must have current and validated CPR skills. High school graduate preferred. In addition to the ability to provide high quality patient-centered care, it is essential that our Nursing Assistants possess a number of critical interpersonal attributes in order to be successful at Park Nicollet. These include a positive attitude and commitment to team success, the ability to positively embrace change and adapt quickly, and to work effectively with diverse groups of people both as co-workers and as the patients that are served by this role.
Candidate must have a clean work record with no “written warnings” within the last 6 months. Candidate must possess excellent critical thinking, multitasking and prioritization skills. Candidate must enjoy a fast pace work environment.