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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.

JOB SUMMARY:

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.

PREREQUISITES:

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.

Cert: BLS

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/

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