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Kettering Medical Center Nursing Assistant - Kettering Medical Center - Medical Rehab Unit - FT Days in Kettering, Ohio

Kettering Health is a not-for-profit network of nine hospitals, Kettering College, and over 160 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer fighting technology, Ohio’s leading heart hospital, as well as revolutionary brain and spine surgery. With nearly 14,000 employees and 2,100 physicians, Kettering Health is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for every stage of life.

Kettering Health recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of Kettering Medical Center.

As a faith-based organization we are dedicated to treating all patients with love and respect regardless of religious preference. Multi-denominational Spiritual Services are offered at the network every day.

Kettering Medical Center Overview

  • Kettering Medical Center is the flagship hospital of Kettering Health Network and has been serving Kettering, Ohio and the Greater Dayton area since 1964.

  • The facility includes the Benjamin and Marian Schuster Heart Hospital, maternity service with a level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), and level II Emergency Care.

  • In 2020, Kettering Medical Center received an “A” from the Leapfrog Group, a national patient safety watchdog, ranking among the safest hospitals in the United States.

  • Received 4 Star Baby-Friendly Hospital status by the Ohio Hospital Association.

  • Awarded as one of the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by IBM Watson Health in 2020.

  • Kettering received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award by Healthgrades (2017-2019).

  • Accredited by the American College of Emergency Physicians as a Level 3 Geriatric Emergency Department.

  • 465-bed hospital (includes newborn beds)

Responsibilities

  • The Nursing Assistant serves as a member of the interdisciplinary team.

  • The NA collaborates with unit leadership in coordinating the day to day activities of the patient care unit. This includes the processing of patient records and ongoing communication with nursing staff, physicians and interdepartmental personnel.

  • The NA serves as a resource for physicians and other members of the health care team for the electronic medical record.

  • The NA performs nursing care skills that have been delegated by the licensed nurse. She/he plays an integral role in the patient care experience and both directly and indirectly impacts the perception of care.

Qualifications

Applicants Must Have:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent

  • Successful completion of Health Coordinator training upon hire into role

  • Successful completion of Nursing Assistant Orientation upon hire into role

  • Must have one of the following:

  • Six months experience as a nursing assistant in a hospital or a long-term care facility

  • Completion of Nursing Assistant course in the last six months

  • Nursing student or listed as pre-nursing as shown on transcripts

  • Current employee with Kettering Health Network

Would Prefer Applicants Have:

  • Proven effective interpersonal and communication skills

  • Appropriate telephone etiquette

  • Basic computer knowledge and keyboarding skills

  • Customer service skills

  • Able to multitask, prioritize and function in a high stress environment

  • Certification in CPR/BLS

Requisition Number: 2021-28647

Shift: 12 Hour Shift

Shift Time: 12 hour days

External Company URL: http://www.ketteringhealth.org/

Street: 3535 Southern Blvd

FTE: 72 Hours Per Pay Period/FTE 0.90

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