University Hospital Newark, NJ, USA
The primary purpose of the Nursing Assistant position is to be under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. Under this supervision she/he will provide direct patient care, perform simple nursing procedures, transport patients to tests and procedures, and contributes to the overall orderliness and cleanliness of the unit. Qualifications High school or equivalent program required. Graduate of an accredited nursing assistant course or at least one (1) years’ experience in an acute care facility, or a nursing student who has completed one clinical rotation. Candidates with equivalent experience in a nursing (sub-acute or long term) facility will be considered. Current CPR certification is required. Ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of the position. Applicants must be able to take temperatures, pulse, respirations, blood pressure, and other simple procedures where indicated. University Hospital...