Must have successfully completed the state approved course for Nursing Assistant and passed both the skills and the written competency tests.
Must be on the Nurse Aide Registry of the State in which you work.
BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Red Cross\: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, and American Heart Association\: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.
Preferred\: Six months experience in an acute care hospital or skilled care facility in the acute care area. One year of clerical work experience or related experience in a health care field and entry level computer experience.
Ability to organize and prioritize work.
Ability to work well with a team and independently.
Knowledge of and ability to operate computer required.
Knowledge of modern office principles, practices and equipment.
Knowledge of the spelling, meaning and usage of medical terminology.
Knowledge of, or ability to learn, procedures specific to the assigned work unit.
Ability to use automated systems and office equipment at an acceptable level of proficiency.
Ability to understand, apply and communicate routine to moderately complex verbal and written instructions.
Ability to learn and apply the Safety, Risk Management and Standard Precautions Standards of the work unit.
Ability to read, understand and communicate in English sufficient to perform the duties of the position.
Ability to use office equipment and automated systems/applications/software at an acceptable level.