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Beaumont Health System Nursing Assistant in Troy, Michigan

div bspan**Sign-on Bonus available!!**/span/bbspan$1,500 for full-time positions/span/bbspan$750 for part-time positions/span/bbspan/span/bbspanGENERAL SUMMARY:/span/bspanThe Nursing Assistant assists in patient care throughout nursing areas and is responsible for the safe transport of patients via wheelchair or stretcher, dispatch services and appropriate documentation of services. Provides the services of an Observer for any patient on a patient care unit who has been assessed to require constant observation in order to maximize his/her safety. Performs general receptionist and clerical duties in order to facilitate efficient functioning of the nursing unit./spanbspanESSENTIAL DUTIES:span /spanspan /span/span/bspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanProvide patient care assignments as delegated by and under the direction of a registered nurse.span /span/spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanMaintains current knowledge/certification./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanAttends all required Safety Training programs and can describe his/her responsibilities related to general safety, department/service safety and specific job-related hazards./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanFollows the Hospital Exposure Control Plans/Bloodborne and Airborne Pathogens./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanDemonstrates respect and regard for the dignity of all patients, families, visitors and fellow employees to ensure a professional, responsible and courteous environment./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanPromotes effective working relations and works effectively as part of a department/unit team inter and intra departmentally to facilitate the department's/unit's ability to meet its goals and objective./spanbspanSTANDARD QUALIFICATIONS:/span/bbspanEducation / Training:span /span/span/bspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanHigh school graduate or equivalent preferred/spanbspanWork Experience:span /span/span/bspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanPrevious hospital or nursing home experience preferred/spanbspanCertification, Licensure, Registration: /span/bspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanAmerican Heart Association Basic Life Support required/spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanCurrent CNA certification preferred/spanbspanOther Qualifications:/span/bspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanAbility to communicate effectively and document information accurately./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanAbility to deal efficiently and effectively with a wide variety of individuals./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanKnowledge of basic medical terminology preferred./spanspanspanspan /span/span/spanspanBasic computer k

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