Wellforce Nurse Assistant in Medford, Massachusetts
Position Summary: The Nurse Assistant knows and understands the philosophy, objectives, policies and procedures of Patient Services. Under supervision of the professional nurse, the Nursing Assistant provides basic nursing care to assigned patients in the Urgent Care Department. Responsible for transportation of patients and maintaining supplies in patient rooms. Responsible for performing routine EKG’s as ordered. Responsible for obtaining patient specimens as ordered including blood, urine, stool and sputum
High school graduate or equivalent; ability to read, write and comprehend medical terminology. Successful completion of a certified patient care/clinical associate/certified nursing assistant or equivalent course. Successful completion of courses in EKG and Phlebotomy.
2-4 years experience in health-care and nursing services experience strongly preferred. Will train on the job if needed.
Good interpersonal and organizational skills. Ability to work with detailed, confidential material, computer experience required.