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Job Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Charge/Registered Nurse and/or Physician, provides direct care to an assigned patient population.
Minimum Requirements: High school graduate or GED. Certified Nursing Assistant and one year acute care experience, BLS certification.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Familiar with critical equipment such as vents and cardiac monitors
Must be able to work efficiently in a busy environment while maintaining a friendly demeanor and possess effective interpersonal communication skills.Working Conditions: Work in an unpredictable environment encountering stressful situations and exposure to body fluids and infectious diseases. May experience traumatic situations including deceased patients.
Physical Requirements: Constantly see/visual acuity, handle/grasp/feel, talk/hear, lift/carry 1 to 25 lbs. Frequently stand, walk, reach, push/pull, bend/twist, stoop/kneel/crouch, lift/carry 25 to 50 lbs.