Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 36810
Job Family: Patient Care Support
Status: Full Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 11051016630333-Nursing - 5N Surgical Telemetry
Location: Charlotte - 2001 Vail Ave
Atrium Health Mercy, a 196 bed facility of Carolinas Medical Center, is one of two Carolinas Medical Center (CMC) locations and is 1.3 miles from CMC. As a Planetree Designated facility, we focus on the following:
•Connect values, strategies, and action
•Implement practices that promote partnership
•Use evidence to drive improvement
•Create Organizational Structures that Promote Engagement
For more than 100 years, Atrium Health Mercy has treated approximately 80-110 ED and 130-212 In patients daily with a special combination of human compassion and leading-edge expertise. Atrium Health Mercy is a full-service community hospital, specializing in the care of seniors and in complex foot and ankle surgery, hip and knee surgery, bariatric surgery and women’s pelvic health.
Job SummaryThe Nurse Aide/Healthcare Technician (CNA) assists in providing patient care under the direct supervision and control 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.
High School Diploma or GED required. Current listing with the DFS Nurse Aide Registry as a Nurse Aide I or with the North Carolina Board of Nursing as a Nurse Aide II. Current American Heart Association Basic Cardiac Life Support HealthCare Provider certification.
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