Certified Nursing Assistant - Part Time, Days - 4CU - New York
New York, NY 10001
St. Mary's Healthcare System for Children
Title Req Number NUR-19-00047 Description
ESSENTIAL DUTIES Ensures quality and safe delivery of resident care. Participates in the interdisciplinary team meetings and reports observations and makes appropriate recommendations. Actively participates in the implementation of direct resident care in accordance with the care plan. Completes daily resident assignments efficiently. Accountable for resident safety throughout their shift. Provides supervision of assigned residents and accountable for location of resident throughout shift. Ensures resident's overall appearance reflects good personal hygiene and appropriate dress. Promotes age appropriate independence on ADLs. Ensues the residents living environment is neat, clean, and well-organized. Ensures optimal nutrition and hydration of the resident by assisting in feeding as per care plan. Accurately documents TPR, I & O, heights/weights and all important data as directed by unit routine. Promptly reports changes in resident status to staff nurse/nurse manager. Communicates resident's status to staff nurse/nurse manager when reporting off unit for breaks and end of shift. Engages residents in age appropriate socialization/stimulation. Collaborates with therapeutic activity staff. Escorts residents to ACF/clinic appointments as assigned and is responsible for having clinic consult form filled out and returned. Accurately identifies resident/environmental /personal belongings. Reports all broken and malfunctioning equipment immediately to staff nurse/nurse manager. Maintains a clean, well-organized work environment. Initiates the admissions process by greeting the resident in the lobby, escorts to unit, orients to room and assist in vital signs, height, and weight.
NON ESSNETIAL DUTIES Collaborates with environmental services to ensure adequate clean clothes are available. Accompanies patients on outside trips, and activities as needed with therapeutic activities staff/school. Actively seeks out opportunities to enhance present knowledge. Participates in unit based quality improvement activities. Assist Nurse or Doctor in procedures as needed Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time Shift Days Position Requirements
Formal Education Required
High School Graduate or equivalent.
Successful completion of 100 hours Nurses Aide Training Program.
Certified Nurses Aide by State of NY.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
Previous Experience Required
One year experience in Medical Surgical / Pediatrics preferred. Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt About the Organization St. Mary's is a national leader in intensive rehabilitation, specialized care and education for children with special needs and life-limiting conditions. St. Mary's is the largest post-acute care provider of its kind in New York State, with a continuum of care that supports the child throughout his/her lifetime from inpatient facility to home and community settings. Following hospitalizations for injury, illness or complications of premature birth or when special services are needed, children and their families come to St. Mary's to receive exceptional care, learn to manage their condition and achieve a better quality of life. St. Mary's touches the lives of thousands of children and their families through our inpatient, home care and community-based programs. We provide care in all five boroughs of New York City as well as through Nassau, Suffolk and Westchester counties. St. Mary's Hospital for Children, our inpatient facility in Bayside, Queens is New York City's only rehabilitation hospital for children. Our home care and community programs are based in Bayside, New Hyde Park and Roslyn caring for 2,000 children. St. Mary's is where big hearts help little patients. EOE Statement St. Mary's Healthcare System for Children is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V/SO Location St. Mary's Hospital for Children
This position is currently accepting applications.