Medical Attendant II (NA II)

Location: WK Bossier
Department: Nursing Service - NS-Stroke Unit
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 PM-7:00 AM
Date Posted: 7/23/2019
Description: We are seeking a fulltime certified nursing assistant to compliment our team of professional nurses for our 6 bed stroke unit as well as assisting with patients on our stepdown unit. We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, friendly, and a team player. Various job duties include but are not limited to the following: frequent vital sign monitoring, meal service to include feeding if needed, personal care of the patient to include bathing, monitoring and documenting accurate intake/output, room set up, assisting with transfers and discharges, answering call lights, telemetry monitor set up, and assisting the nursing staff as needed.  You are also responsible for helping keep the unit neat and clean and assisting with the Stepdown unit as well. You will assist the nurses with the care of the patient. Must be certified as a CNA or have experience as a CNA. 
 This position requires working every other weekend and some holidays. New employees receive a comprehensive hospital orientation and unit specific orientation with a preceptor. Basic life support or CPR-friends and family certification is required for this position and can be obtained through Training and Development once hired. If you are looking for a rewarding, fast paced environment, come join our team!

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