Certified Nursing Assistant - Acute Care - Nashville, Tennessee - NurseRecruiter.com

Permanent Nursing Job in
Nashville , Tennessee

  • Employer: Hire Velocity
  • Profession: Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Specialty: Rehabilitation / Sub-Acute

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Our mission is to provide an exceptional patient care experience that promotes healing and recovery in a compassionate environment. Each employee plays a vital role in doing that by living our cultural behaviors - celebrating success, owning the future, being patient-centered, creating change, thinking first and building trust.

Do you love the challenge of working with medically complex patients? Are you passionate about delivering an excellent patient experience? If you answered 'yes', consider an opportunity with us!


Your responsibilities:

We are looking for valued employees who will be Champions of the Select Medical Way, which includes putting the patient first, helping to improve quality of life for the community in which you live and work, continuing to develop and explore new ideas, providing high-quality care and doing well by doing what is right.

As a Nursing Assistant (NA), you will be working alongside highly skilled clinicians and some of the best critical care nurses in the country. You will work under the general supervision of a Registered Nurse and perform routine tasks in patient care, bedside nursing, and documentation of care provided.

Performing services for the patient involving bathing using basin-less bath products, oral hygiene, oral feeding and care of hair.
Answering patient lights and performing services in a timely manner that adds to the physical well-being of the patient.
Participating in hourly rounds.
Transporting patients to and from various treatment centers when necessary; assisting transporters in moving patients in and out of stretchers and wheelchairs.
Maintaining the cleanliness of various instruments and equipment such as bedpans, urinals and wheelchairs.
Keeping the patient’s rooms in clean and orderly condition, including making beds.
Maintaining unit stock levels of supplies and equipment as directed.
How you will be successful in this environment:

You will demonstrate an understanding of patient needs, ensuring that each patient feels informed and understood, as well as heard. You are passionate about providing superior quality care and you are an inventive problem solver who thrives in a dynamic environment.

You will have a high school diploma or equivalent.
Possessing a current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
You have an extensive knowledge of basic nursing techniques and procedures, aseptic practices and cardio-pulmonary techniques.
Your benefits as a Nursing Assistant:

The opportunity to care for complex, critically ill patients.
An extensive and thorough orientation program.
Work jointly with an interdisciplinary team, consisting of registered nurses, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, speech language pathologists and physicians to assist patients in regaining their independence.
Develop collaborative relationships with patients and their families.
Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Illness Days (EID).
Health, Dental, and Vision insurance; Life insurance; Prescription coverage.
A 401(k) retirement plan with company match.
Short and Long Term Disability.
Personal and Family Medical Leave.
We'd love for you to join the team!

Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Employment Type

Permanent

Employer

Hire Velocity

Date Posted

Nov 11th, 2020

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