Massachusetts Healthcare Jobs

MassHire JobQuest Logo

Job Information

Steward Health Care System Student Nursing Assistant - NU 2C ; per diem in Brockton, Massachusetts

At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized behavioral health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values. We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues. In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:

•Compassion •Accountability •Respect •Excellence •Stewardship

If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.

General Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse assigned, performs a variety of direct patient care activities in caring for the personal needs and comforts of the patient. Provides care that addresses the specific needs of age groups from infant to elderly, and is also customized to a variety of needs specific to impairments such as hearing, sight, substance abuse, non-English speaking, and potential victims of abuse. Incorporates knowledge and understanding of our commitment to patient rights, our value statement, mission statement, code of ethics, and patient responsibilities into the performance of job responsibilities. Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality.

Other Comments/Areas of Specialization:

Education and Experience: Must be a matriculating BSN student and have completed Nursing Fundamentals I & II.

Physical Requirements: Lifting: Is lifting required in the job? [X] Yes [ ] No [X] Above the shoulder [X] Shoulder to knee [X] Knee to floor [X] Distance of object from body: 24 inches [X] Maximum weight to be lifted independently: variable pounds [X] Maximum weight to be lifted with assistance: normal pounds [X] Assistant device used: Hoyer lift, Transfer Belt, Slide Board [X] Lifting over 50 pounds, no assistance: _ times/hour,variable times/day [X] Lifting under 50 pounds, no assistance: _ times/hour,varies times/day

Carrying: Is carrying required in the job? [X] Yes [ ] No [X] Maximum weight to be carried: 25 pounds [X] Distance to be carried: variable feet [ ] Carrying over 50 pounds: _ times/hour, times/day [X] Carrying under 50 pounds: times/hour, 1 times/day [X] Carrying 25 to 50 pounds: times/hour, 1 times/day [X] Carrying 10 to 25 pounds: times/hour, variable times/day [X] Carrying 0 to 25 pounds: _ times/hour, variable times/day

Vision:Are there any sight requirements associated with the job? [x] Yes [ ] No [X] Depth perception [X] Ability to see peripherally [X] Ability to adjust vision to bring objects into focus [X] Ability to distinguish basic colors [ ] Specific visual requirement(s) (specify): ___________

Miscellaneous Physical Tasks: Are any of the tasks below required in the job? [X] Yes [ ] No [ ] Continuously sedentary positions [ ] Most sedentary work [ ] Occasional standing/walking [X] Occasional prolonged standing/walking [X] Frequent prolonged standing/walking [X] Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking [X] Lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients [ ] Occasionally lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients [X] Assists with lifting and moving patients [X] Lifts supplies/equipment [ ] Occasionally lifts supplies/equipment [X] Pushes, pulls or moves/lifts heavy equipment/supplies [X] Manual dexterity and mobility [X] Intermittent exertion when performing treatments [X] Occasional reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching [ ] Other (specify):

DirectEmployers