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  • Nursing Assistant 7a - 3p Per Diem

    Job ID
    76168
    Location
    US-NJ-Chester
    Experience (Years)
    1
    Category
    Healthcare Support - Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides
    Street Address
    201 Pleasant Hill Road
    Company
    Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
    Position Type
    8-Hour Shift - Per Diem Days
  • 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.

     

     

    Shift: Per Diem - 7am-3pm various days and alternate weekends.

     

    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

    High School Diploma or equivalent required. Experienced working in a healthcare facility or hospital is preferred.