September 09, 2016
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Clinical Nursing Assistant I-Special Care Unit (SCU)

Maine Medical Center - Portland, ME

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  • Company
    Maine Medical Center Maine Medical Center
  • Location
    Portland, ME
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Part Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    High School Diploma or GED
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Job Description

Job Details:

* Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

* CNA Registry Required

* Summary of Position Description

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurses and according to defined policies and procedures, performs various service duties and technical tasks such as taking vital signs and assisting patients with basic hygiene and activities of daily living. Specific duties may vary by area of assignment. Consideration of the special needs and behaviors of specific patient populations is required.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

* Interpersonal skills necessary to exchange information and maintain courteous relationship with patients, families, visitors and Medical Center employees.

* Must be certified as a Nursing Assistant by State of Maine and be on the State of Maine Registry.

* Ability to perform simple arithmetic calculations.

* Ability to read, write and speak English in order to transcribe and communicate approved provider s orders at a level normally acquired through a high school education.

* CNA experience 0 6 months, on the job training provided.

* Participates in ongoing education relative to role as defined.

* Knowledge of standards, policies, procedures and organizational structure of the unit, the Department of Nursing, and Maine Medical Center.

Clinical Nursing Assistant I-Special Care Unit (SCU)