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Nursing Assistant 3 - 11

Nursing Assistant 3 - 11

Job ID 
17661
Location 
US-NJ-West Orange
Experience (Years) 
1
Category 
Healthcare Support - Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides
Street Address 
1199 Pleasant Valley Way
Company 
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
Position Type 
Per Diem
Recruiter email address 
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More information about this job

Overview

For six decades, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation has pioneered the course of physical medicine and rehabilitation and is a recognized leader for stroke, brain, spinal cord injuries and work with amputees and orthopedic /neurological rehabilitation. Consistently named to the prestigious 'America's Best Hospitals' list by US News & World Report. Kessler has set the gold standard in medical rehabilitation and is ranked as one of the top two rehabilitation hospitals in the nation        

and the leading rehabilitation hospital in the East.

Responsibilities

Completes daily assignments as directed by a nurse including:

 

-  Assists patients with daily activities

-  Provides patients with bed pans/urinals, cleans urinary devices; is competent in application of urinary  devices.

-  Empties bedside drainage bags and keeps records of the patient's intake and output during the entire shift;reports information to the nurse.

-  Assists or prepares patient for examination or treatment

   Weighs patients  

-  Transports patient to and from therapy/radiology/appointments

-  Makes bed daily.  Maintains tidiness of the patient’s room as needed

-  Obtains vital signs (temperature, pulse, respirations) as directed.

-  Answer all call lights and report any problems to the charge nurse or designee.

Qualifications

  • Previous hospital experience preferred.
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • 1 yr experience in a hospital or healthcare facility.

Additional Data

Shift 3pm-11pm

must be able to work alternate weekends.