Bassett Medical Center Nursing Assistant(Job Id 739) in Cooperstown, New York

Full Time


Summary: The Nursing Assistant is a key member of the nursing care team and assists with direct and indirect patient care, provide basic nursing care, and support to patients and health care team members. Under the direction of the Registered Professional Nurse (RN), the Nursing Assistant helps to provide interventions that are prescribed by the treatment plan. Shares accountability for quality patient outcomes.

Education: Essential: * A Highschool Diploma or GED

Other information: Previous experience in a health-related position or as a Nursing Assistant preferred

Credentials: Nonessential: * Basic Life Support

Competencies and skills: Nonessential: * Demonstrates competency in required basic care skills * Capable of using effective oral and written communication * Requires excellent keyboarding skills * Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide numbers * Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, etc. * Ability to function as an active and effective team member * Able to clearly and accurately write simple correspondence

Working conditions: Nonessential: * Environment requires performing tasks while bending/stooping * Position requires ability to lift equipment relevant to duty * Lifting, wheeling, transporting, or positioning patients * Position requires prolonged sitting * Position requires standing * Position requires walking * Highest exposure to materials that pose health hazards

Chelsea A. Greer

Bassett Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related condition), age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), genetic predisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status, familial status, status a victim of domestic violence, or any other status protected by law.

Location: US:NY:Cooperstown

Category: Nursing/Patient Care

Employment Type: Employee

Post Date: 07/10/2018