Nursing Care Partner

Location
Norfolk, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 17, 2020
Closes
Dec 10, 2020
Ref
140659BR
Function
Other
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Nursing Care Partners are unlicensed staff members who are accountable to, and work under the direct supervision of a professional nurse to implement delegated aspects of nursing care. Provide patient care, support the admissions and discharge process, and comply with patient safety practices under the direction of the professional nurse. Observe patients' physical, mental, and emotional conditions and report any change to the nursing.

CNAs performs basic and routine patient care, such as personal hygiene, toileting, activities of daily living, feeding, checks vital signs, intake/output, ambulation and assists patient with transfer from/to bed, toilet and other areas of the resident facility. Thoroughly and properly documents.

Qualifications

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

License
Required: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Preferred: Basic Life Support, Cert Patient Care Tech/Asst

Skills
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Other
For Nursing Care Partners: One of the following programs is acceptable for Education: Sentara Care Partner Certificate Program, successful completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program, National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA), National Certified Patient Care Technician (NCPCT), Completion of US Navy Hospital Corps School, Current student enrolled in clinical program and completed at least 1 clinical rotation (e.g., RN, LPN, Respiratory or Physical Therapy). Current work experience within last three years as a PCT or Nursing Assistant. One year of health care experience preferred. AHA BLS certification within 90 days of hire.

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