Catholic Health Nurse Assistant 2 East KMH in Kenmore, New York
Facility: Kenmore Mercy Hospital
Shift: Shift 1
Status: Full Time FTE: 0.920000
Bargaining Unit: UFCW Local 1
Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No
Work Schedule: Days and Evenings with Weekend and Holiday Rotation
The Nurse Assistant (NA) provides basic care to patients by assisting professional patient caregivers in meeting identified needs of patients. Performs various patient care activities and provides related non-professional services as required to meet the personal and comfort needs of patients. Maintains a clean, safe and neat environment. Functions under the supervision of the professional nurse. Performs duties of the job in accordance with hospital policy, standards of care and regulatory requirements.
This position is eligible to participate in the THRIVE program that provides education and a Workforce Coach to support them through their first year of employment.
High school diploma or GED
Completion of an accredited course for nursing assistance preferred
- Previous Nurse Assistant experience preferred
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (TECHNICAL/PHYSICAL)
- Physical activity includes: balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, repetitive motions, and heavy work
Subject to inside environmental conditions