Hunterdon Health Care System Nursing Intern - 3 West in Flemington, New Jersey
Provides quality nursing care under the direction of a Registered Nurse. Works within the guidelines of established practice for the Patient Care Assistant at HMC. Supports the mission, philosophy and objectives of Hunterdon Medical Center.
Primary Position Responsibilities
Assistant with total patient care under the direction of the RN
Promotes patient safety
Promotes and supports an organized work environment
Other duties as assigned
Work Contact Group (Internal/External)
Nurses, doctors, interdepartmental staff, families and patients.
Reports to (position):
Qualifications - Minimum Education :
High school diploma or equivalent. Must be currently enrolled in nursing school and have completed the first clinical semester course (Nursing Fundamentals).
Minimum Years of Experience (Amount, Type and Variation) :
License, Registry or Certification :
- American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification is required.
- Crisis Prevention (CPI) training is required, and must be renewed annually. If not CPI certified upon hire, must obtain certification within 6 months. CPI Course will be provided at Hunterdon.
Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities :
Normal basic patient care equipment, wheelchairs and stretchers. Good interpersonal and communication skills.