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Med-Surg CNA
GALAX VA 24333
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-88367456

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  Job posted:   Sun Apr 15, 2018
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Med-Surg CNA
*Qualifications:*

*/Education and Experience: /*

Must be a high school graduate or equivalent

Certificate of completion of nurse's aide course required

CPR certification is required

Verbal and written ability to communicate effectively with other members of the healthcare team

Maintains harmonious relationships with nursing personnel, medical staff, hospital administration, and other hospital departments

Ability to handle stress in a positive manner

Shows interest in job and is dependable to complete job duties

Ability to understand theory and practice in nursing

*/Responsibilities:/*

Completion of work assignments as delegated by the charge nurse in a safe and effective time frame

Interacts in a positive, helpful manner with patients, visitors, physicians, volunteers, and co-workers

Ability to take appropriate initiative to assure assignments are carried out according to hospital policies and procedures

Keeps charge nurse appropriately informed of daily activities and developments

Provides excellent customer service

Works with all age groups including infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients

Be familiar with Paragon applications for documentation of relevant assigned tasks

Maintain confidentiality of all patient, hospital and physician related information by following hospital rules

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

Standing, sitting, walking and bending (45-90 degree angles) are required

May require stair climbing

Requires assisting in lifting up to 300 pounds (with assistance) or turning patients, and assisting actively in patient care

Must be able to transfer patients involving pushing stretchers, wheelchairs, and beds containing patients and the lifting of equipment and supplies

Speech, hearing and visual acuity necessary in order to perform job requirements

Exposure to blood, body fluids and hazardous wastes is moderate to frequent, and must carry out universal precautions according to hospital policy

May be exposed to injury by irrational or disturbed patients, patients with communicable diseases, and/or potentially dangerous equipment

Must be able to read and write

May be exposed to bad weather when escorting a discharged patient to their vehicle


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**Job:** **Nursing/Medical Assistant*

**Organization:** **Twin County Regional Healthcare*


**Title:** *Med-Surg CNA*

**Location:** *Virginia-Galax*

**Requisition ID:** *7458-1148*

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