Posted: 10/01/2023

    Job Summary:    Provides direct patient care to adult and geriatric populations, under the guidance and direction of the Registered Nurse.  Job responsibilities include patient hygiene, patient mobility, vital signs, and blood glucose monitoring, as well as various housekeeping and cleaning duties to maintain a safe, clean environment.


    Service and Quality Standards:


    1. Service

    Is Customer focused

                   Anticipates customer needs

                   Adheres to customer service standards

    Is Competent, caring and compassionate

                   Treats coworkers and customers with dignity and respect

                   Demonstrates competent, caring and compassionate behavior

                   to customers and coworkers

    1. People

    Is conversation conscious

                   Assures confidentiality of patient and employee information

    Is positive in interactions with others

    Is courteous and respectful

                   Promotes a harassment free environment

                   Inspires the trust of others

    Acts in accordance with hospital policies, meets the requirements of the Code of Excellence Code of Conduct, and identifies any conflicts of interest.

    1. Quality

    Is excellent in patient care and service

                   Demonstrates multidisciplinary cooperation

                   Assists in obtaining excellent satisfaction scores of feedback

    Is safety conscious

                   Demonstrates safety consciousness and supports safety initiatives

    Is involved with improvement efforts

                   Supports performance improvement

                   Seeks ways to improve systems and services

                   Shows commitment to improvement efforts

                   Meets mandatory educational requirements

    1. Growth

    Is a loyal ambassador

                   Demonstrates commitment to hospital mission and vision

    Is active and involved

                   Supports hospital initiatives

                   Champions innovation and supports change

    Is a positive role model

                   Fosters team cooperation

    1. Finance

    Is a good steward of hospital resources

                   Develops/uses efficient work methods

    Is cost effective

                   Conserves organizational resources


    Job Responsibilities:

    1. Admits/Discharges/Transfers patient and completes appropriate forms
    2. Provides for patient hygiene
    3. Provides for patients food and fluid needs
    4. Assists with patient mobility
    5. Obtains and records vital signs
    6. Maintains safe environment of care
    7. Provides for appropriate pressure ulcer prevention
    8. Performs finger stick blood glucose monitoring under the direction of the RN
    9. Completes documentation accurately and in a timely manner according to hospital policies and procedures
    10. Provides age-appropriate and population specific patient care in a safe, skillful, accurate and efficient manner to primarily adult, and geriatrics populations as indicated
    11. Supports patient’s rights and responsibilities, including respect of cultural, ethical, and religious diversity.
    12. Adheres to standard precautions and infection control standards.




    Education Requirements and Other Requirements:

    Education Level: High school diploma or equivalent

    Certification/Licensure:  Current Nurse Assistant certification by the State of Illinois, documentation of previous Nurse Assistant certification within the past 5 years, and/or documentation of on the job training in a patient care setting equivalent to nurse assistant training preferred.

    BLS certification required.

    Experience Requirements:   Long term care, rehabilitation, and/or medical surgical care experience preferred

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