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Nurse Assistant - Emergency Services - 1.0 FT - D/E/W 7a-3p/7a-7p

2021-12-20
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  • Wilkes-Barre General Hospital Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

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  • Full Time

Job Description

Commonwealth Health - A commitment to caring can be found in the hearts and minds of the physicians, nurses and many other employees who support patient care at Commonwealth Health Wilkes-Barre General Hospital and clinics. Our organization is built on great people. In turn, we provide these skilled and dedicated caregivers with career opportunities, professional development and a work environment that creates superior job satisfaction. Opportunities stretch across our hospital, physician network and emergency medical services in Northeastern PA . Join a team that has been committed to caring for the local community for 150 years.

Assist patients with activities of daily living, assist the nursing staff with job duties as permitted and maintain a safe and clean environment under the directions and supervision of a registered nurse and/or licensed practical nurse.

High school diploma or G.E.D. required

Nursing Assistant course required after hire (if not previously completed)

(Nursing Assistant course not required for employees enrolled in an RN or LPN nursing program)

Prior nursing assistant experience preferred.  Ability to follow orders and perform within functional limitations of job.  Communication skills, listening abilities, ability to deal with stress, able to react to emergency and crisis situations, committed to quality of care. 

Current BLS, Safe Crisis must be completed prior to end of orientation period

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