Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) 4West/Med/Surg ($3,000 Sign-On Bonus Eligible)

  • Exeter Hospital
  • 5 Alumni Drive Exeter New Hampshire 03833 United States
  • Posted: Mar 11, 2019
Part-time Nursing

Job Description

Provides basic nursing care to patients under the direct supervision of the licensed nurse.

Requirements:

  • Licensed Nursing Assistant - NH State
  • CPR Certified within 90 days of hire

Major Responsibilities:

  • Follows established departmental policies and procedures; objectives; quality improvement programs; safety/environment of care programs and infection control standards.
  • Performs basic procedures to include incentive spirometry; bedside testing such as blood glucose testing; non-sterile dressing changes and oral suctioning and maintains aseptic technique when appropriate.
  • Provides personal care to patients.
  • Monitors condition of patients and reports changes to appropriate personnel.
  • Performs accurate and timely documentation of patient care information on appropriate patient medical record forms.
  • Maintains a safe; comfortable and therapeutic environment for patient and family in accordance with hospital standards including assurance and support of patient's rights and responsibilities.
  • Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs; current literature; inservices; meetings and workshops.
  • Determines proper functioning of medical equipment to assure patient safety.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of the patient care plan.