HackensackRecruiter
the smart solution for Hackensack jobs

Nursing Assistant

Company: Hackensack Meridian Health
Location: Hackensack
Posted on: June 9, 2018

Job Description:

*

NURSING ASSISTANT

Job ID

2018-53507

Department

9 Pavilion East-Surg/Urology

Site

Hackensack University Medical Center

Job Location

US-NJ-Hackensack

Position Type

Part-time with Benefits

Standard Hours Per Week

20

Shift

Night

Shift Hours

11 p.m. - 7 a.m.

Weekend Work

Every Other Weekend

On Call Work

No On-Call Required

Holiday Work

Three of 6

OVERVIEW

How have you impacted someone's life today* At Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Nursing Assistant provides direct patient care under the direction of the RN professional to all assigned patients, and maintains a safe patient area. He/she assumes responsibility and accountability for patient care as a team member in order to achieve established outcomes.1. Provides direct hygiene and comfort care to patients including bathing, toileting, oral hygiene, incontinent care, and bed making.2. Takes vital signs under the direction of the RN, and documents accordingly on appropriate flow sheets, and notifies the RN of the results.3. Performs and documents glucose finger sticks and collects other specimens including stool, urine, and sputum.4. Obtains and documents daily patient weights and observes and documents patient's intake and output.5. Provides a safe patient environment by answering call lights promptly, communicating with the RN immediately for any change in patient's condition.6. Acts in the role of patient sitter.7. Maintains a clean and safe nursing unit and patient room8. Identifies the needs of the patient population served and modifies and delivers care that is specific to those needs (i.e., age, culture, hearing and/or visually impaired, etc.). This process includes communicating with the patient, parent, and/or primary caregiver(s) at their level (developmental/age, educational, literacy, etc.).9. Adheres to the standards identified in the Medical Center's Organizational Competencies.Working Conditions: Lifts a minimum of 5 lbs., pushes and pulls a minimum of 10 lbs. and stands a minimum of 6 hours a day.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: 1. High school diploma or equivalent.Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Preferred: 1. Certified Nursing and/or nursing student enrolled in a BSN program who has successfully completed theoretical and clinical practical in fundamentals of nursing in nursing school.Licenses and Certifications Required: Licenses and Certifications Preferred:

Meridian Health is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action and will not discriminate in the recruitment or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, marital status, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, veteran status and any other category protected by federal or state law.

Keywords: Hackensack Meridian Health, Hackensack, Nursing Assistant, Healthcare, Hackensack, New Jersey

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!


I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Therapist / Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Job
Description: We are seeking Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants COTA to work in skilled nursing facilities in and around Hempstead, NY. Both travel and
Company: The Execu-Search Group
Location: New Rochelle
Posted on: 06/22/2018

Locum Tenens Family Practice Physician in New York (Flushing,NY)
Description: Locum Tenens Family Practice Physician in New York Flushing,NY Family Practice physician employment in New York : We have a new opportunity for a board-certified/board-eligible
Company: Global Medical Staffing
Location: Flushing
Posted on: 06/23/2018

Registered Nurse (RN) - 13 wk Pennsylvania contract
Description: Cross Country TravCorps has your next Travel Nurse contract waiting for you in Pennsylvania.Great positions are available for experienced
Company: cross country travcorps
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 06/23/2018


HealthCare Traveler RN Nurse Jobs (Union City)
Description: Hiring for Registered Nurses OnlySeasonal Nationwide HealthCare Traveler RN Jobs - All RN Specialties Use our short More Information request form to get the information needed to choose your next great (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Union
Posted on: 06/22/2018

General Dentist
Description: Job DescriptionWell established, State of the Art Dental Center in Bayside area of Queens seeks General Dentist interested in working in a team-oriented
Company: GD PC
Location: New York
Posted on: 06/22/2018

Registered Nurse (RN) - 13 wk Pennsylvania contract
Description: Cross Country TravCorps has your next Travel Nurse contract waiting for you in Pennsylvania.Great positions are available for experienced
Company: cross country travcorps
Location: Norristown
Posted on: 06/22/2018

Healthcare Benefits Specialist
Description: Healthcare Benefits company is expanding rapidly and we are currently interviewing people to fill PT and FT healthcare benefit positions. As a Benefit Consultant, you can help people save money on their (more...)
Company: TQS
Location: Brooklyn
Posted on: 06/23/2018

Part-Time Medical Esthetician
Description: Part-Time Medical Esthetician wanted for our newest, second location opening up this
Company: The Greenwich Medical Skincare & Laser Spa
Location: New York
Posted on: 06/23/2018

Permanent Dermatology Physician in New York (Bayside,NY)
Description: Permanent Dermatology Physician in New York Bayside,NY Dermatology physician job in New York : Manhattan based laser/dermatology practice seeking a physician to join their 4 physician
Company: Brine Group Staffing Solutions
Location: Bayside
Posted on: 06/22/2018

Nurse Practitioner Emergency Medicine - JOB- (Corona,NY)
Description: Nurse Practitioner Emergency Medicine - JOB- Corona,NY Exciting Opportunity for an Experienced Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join Our Team in the Beautiful Adirondacks (more...)
Company: CompHealth
Location: Corona
Posted on: 06/22/2018

Log In or Create An Account

Username:
Password:
 

Forgot password?


Find us on Facebook

Find us on LinkedIn

Get the latest New Jersey jobs by following @recnetNJ on Twitter!

Hackensack RSS job feeds