MaineGeneral Health Nursing Unit Assistant I/CNA (2-West) in AUGUSTA, Maine
Nursing Unit Assistant I/CNA (2-West)
36 hrs/week; 645p-715a; e/o weekend/holiday rotation
35 Medical Center Parkway
Augusta, Maine, 04330
Facilitates the provision of patient care by performing specific tasks and support functions as delegated and supervised by the Registered Nurse. Keeps patient necessities in reach. Delivers care in an organized manner. Respects patient privacy in all activities. Reports malfunctions equipment/unsafe situations. Reports and records observations. Obtains and records temperature, pulse, respiratory rate and blood pressure. Obtains and records height and weight. Accurately measures and documents intake and output. Documents patient information per policy. Documents patient stated pain level. Assists with body movement and ambulation.
Must be listed as active on the State of Maine CNA Registry.
BLS certification is required within 3 months of hire.
High school diploma or general education diploma (GED) preferred.
12 hours of relevant continuing education required annually to maintain CNA registration.
Up to 1 year of CNA experience preferred.
Must have the ability to work independently, effectively manage time and good problem solving skills,
Must be detail-oriented with strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask.
Must have the ability to react calmly, objectively and effectively in emergency situations.
Must have the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.
Proficiency in a suite of Microsoft Office applications