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Type: Part Time
Location: Mount Holly, New Jersey
CERT NURSING ASST-LTC-PD
JOB ID R1002306 TYPE Employee - Per Diem LOCATION Mount Holly STANDARD HOURS 0
Provides assistance with Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, hygiene, feeding) under the direction of a licensed nurse.
Answers call lights promptly.
Keeps nurse informed of changes in patient physical or mental status. Documents all care provided.
* Promotes the dignity and independence of the resident /patient by supporting the STAR values and assisting with toileting programs, restorative therapy programs, fine dining and other patient activities. Keeps patient/ resident care areas clean and clutter free. Adheres to the Virtua Star Standards of Performance and DOH standards as defined in nursing policy and procedure.
* Adheres to the SAFE policy and other standard operating procedures that promote the safety of the resident. Utilizes the STOP and WATCH program reporting all changes in patient/resident condition and unsafe conditions to the nurse.
* Practices universal precautions and adheres to facility policy with regard to spread of infections.
* Maintains department level competencies and participates in performance improvement initiatives and nursing department goals as defined.
* With documented competency, may assist nurse with obtaining vital signs and weights.
High School Diploma or GED/graduate of accredited nursing assistant program.
Current NJ Certified Nursing Assistant certification.
Virtua is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate with respect to hiring, compensation, promotion, firing or any other term or condition of employment. Employees will be selected based on qualifications, and without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability (including pregnancy), marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, ancestry, atypical hereditary cellular or blood trait, genetic information and military service.