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Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 66728
Job Family: Patient Care Support
Status: Part Time
Detailed Shift and Schedule: 7p-7a
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 11031005730325-Nursing - 5th Floor Medical/Surgical
Meet our Unit: Fast paced, 37 bed medical-surgical unit with a staffing matrix to support a nurse-to-patient ratio of 1:5, HCTs 1:8-10. Diverse patient population, including general, GYN, ortho, urology, and oral-maxillary post-operative adult and pediatric patients, dialysis, wound care, and many additional medical diagnoses to offer a wide variety of clinical experiences. Average daily census is 35 patients. Great, upbeat culture and friendly environment with ample support from an excellent group of well-experienced team members. Daily support includes, unassigned team leads (charge nurse), unassigned clinical supervisors, unit manager and unit-based educator. Many additional opportunities to learn and help grow your healthcare career. Atrium Health will provide you with excellent opportunities for continuing education and career advancement.
Atrium Health University City provides health care services in the University City, Mint Hill, North Mecklenburg and Southwest Cabarrus regions in North Carolina. The award-winning maternity center provides personalized support and education throughout pregnancy, delivery and recovery, while the Emergency Department has more than 65,000 patient visits every year. Specialties also include cancer care, diabetes care, heart care, neuroscience, rehabilitation and much more. With the on-site Farmer’s Market and Teaching Garden, our teammates and community members have easy access to local, fresh foods, highlighting the nutritional and environmental benefit of locally grown produce.
The Nurse Aide I assists in providing patient care under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse. Assists in maintaining a clean, safe patient environment and performs job responsibilities in a safe manner. Maintains clinical and professional competencies as appropriate to the needs of the patient population served.
Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, bending, stretching, stooping, pushing, and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must speak and understand English in good understandable terms. Must have manual and finger dexterity. Physical abilities testing required.
Education, Experience and Certifications
Patient Population Served
Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development and demonstrates the skills and competency appropriate to the ages, culture, developmental stages, and special needs of the patient population served.
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Machines, Tools, and Equipment
Those required by unit. Includes blood pressure manometer, stethoscope, thermometer, personal protective equipment, wheelchairs, stretchers, utility cars, and related clinical equipment.