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St. John's Riverside Hospital NURSING ASSISTANT in Yonkers, New York

St. John's Riverside Hospital staff is committed to making life better for all patients. The hospital continues to elevate the services provided with the goal of increasing the quality of life for all who entrust St. John's Riverside Hospital to their care. Personalized care together with advanced technology is what it means to be Community Strong Responsibilities The Nursing Assistant, acts under the direction of a Registered Nurse/LPN. The Nursing Assistant assists the nurse in providing patient care in accordance with Hospital policies and procedures. Assist patients with Activities of Daily Living which promote general comfort, well being, and safety. Assists in receiving and transporting patients. Participates in the observation of patient conditions and promptly reports changes to the primary nurse. Documents patient care or unit tasks in electronic medical records as per policy. Responds promptly to the needs of patient, communicates patient/family requests, or concerns appropriately and immediately. Demonstrates competency care procedures (foley catheter, enemas, vital signs, etc.) Qualifications 1 - 2 years experience as Nursing Assistant preferred. High School Diploma or equivalent required. CPR certification preferred.