Northwestern Medical Center Licensed Nursing Assistant in St. Albans, Vermont
Licensed Nursing Assistant
Progressive Care Unit
Excellent Shift & Weekend Differentials
Northwestern Medical Center, where you can be the difference. Join our team!
Looking to advance your career in a vibrant, community hospital in a locale that will have you wondering why you ever chose to live anywhere else? Come join the NMC family, where we focus on high reliability, ensuring a constant emphasis on safety, quality, and improvement as we pursue our mission of exceptional care. Be part of a team where you can make a difference, all while enjoying the quality of life Vermont provides. NMC's mission is to provide exceptional healthcare for our community.
NMC is currently recruiting for a LNA in the Progressive Care Unit. This position is a full-time (72 hours bi-weekly position), hours are generally 7p-7a, every other weekend.
The LNA/Tech plans and implements assigned patient care in collaboration with the nursing staff on the unit. The LNA/Tech provides direct patient care for patients of all age groups under a wide variety of circumstances, including patient sitting/care companion and documents patient information. The LNA/Tech will also provide support on the assigned unit that may include reception and clerical functions while interacting professionally with staff to facilitate a healing environment for staff, patients, families and visitors. After training the LNA/Tech will perform EKG's and phlebotomy procedures as necessary.
Education: High school graduate or equivalent with a current licensure as a Licensed Nursing Assistant in the State of Vermont.
Experience: Experience as a LNA in a hospital setting preferred. Computer experience required. LNA/Tech II: requires phlebotomy and ECG experience as well as the ability to float between at least two units. All LNA’s will obtain LNA/Tech II within six (6) months of hire date.
Other: Knowledge of basic medical terminology. Communicates clearly and effectively, verbally and in writing. Has the ability to organize and prioritize multiple competing demands. Has an approachable, friendly demeanor.
Northwestern Medical Center’s Benefit Package:
With “people” as one of our core values, valuing our employees is a top priority for Northwestern Medical Center. We care about our employees, their families, and their overall health & well-being. We are proud to offer a comprehensive & generous benefits package designed to help our people stay healthy, balance work & life responsibilities, protect their assets & plan for a secure financial future. Northwestern offers a comprehensive benefit package with recognized national carriers as well tuition assistance programs.
Apply online at: https://www.northwesternmedicalcenter.org/careers/open-positions/all-open-positions/