Medical Attendant I (NA)

Location: WK Bossier
Department: Nursing Service - NS-3 North-Med Surg
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Date Posted: 5/16/2019
Description: We are seeking a fulltime nursing assistant to compliment this professional team of Nurses. Applicants must have completed the first level of a nursing program or have been a certified nurse aide to apply.  This position will require you to work every other weekend.  Our 3 North unit is an 21 bed medical Surgical Telemetry unit combination. It is important to our patients to have hardworking, dependable, compassionate, team players involved in their daily care.  Your job duties include taking vital signs, reporting abnormalities to the nursing staff, assisting patients with daily activities, bed baths, linen changes, and assisting nursing staff as needed.  New employees receive a comprehensive hospital orientation and unit specific orientation where they are paired with a preceptor for 1:1 instruction.   It is a very demanding job but can be very rewarding when the patients are well enough to go home and you know you helped to make this to happen. 

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