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  • Nursing Assistant Part Time

    Job ID
    59771
    Location
    US-NJ-Chester
    Experience (Years)
    1
    Category
    Clinical - Nursing Assistant
    Street Address
    201 Pleasant Hill Road
    Company
    Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
    Position Type
    Part Time-Regular
  • 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

     

     

    Assists patients in the inpatient nursing dept in the rehabilitation process including assistance with daily living activities, such as toileting, showering, transporting and answering call lights. Previous hospital experience preferred.

     

    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.

         

    -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.

     

    -Answers all call lights promptly.  Reports problems to a primary nurse/designee.

     

     

    Qualifications

    High School diploma or equivalent required. 

     

    1 yr experience in a hospital or healthcare facility.

    Additional Data

    Shift: Part time 7am - 11am  or  5pm - 9pm