Catholic Health Nurse Assistant 7MW MHB in Buffalo, New York
Facility: Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
Shift: Shift 3
Status: Full Time FTE: 0.920000
Bargaining Unit: CWA Local 1133
Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No
Work Schedule: Nights with Weekend and Holiday Rotation
Assists patients with activities of daily living, provides nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the patients and/or nursing unit.
- High School or GED
- No prior experience needed
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
Mental and physical health sufficient to withstand strenuous activity, bending, lifting, walking.
Desire and skill to meet the needs of the geriatric, chronically ill or long term patients.
Continuous awareness of need for safety measures in patient care.
To assist other hospital staff in direct patient care.
Ability to cope with stress and handle multiple priorities is required.
Obligation to conserve supplies, equipment and time in a cost-effective environment.
May also be exposed to communicable diseases.