St. Joseph Hospital Bethpage, NY, USA
The Nursing Assistant assists in the care of patients by performing various duties under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse. Assists in patient data collection. Provides appropriate care to assigned patients. Provides patient care in accordance with the Patient's Bill of Rights. Reports patient needs to the nurse promptly. Organizes patient care appropriately. Completes patient care and assignments in a timely manner. Reinforces patient instruction. Documents accurately on the patient's medical record and on other forms. Performs treatments and procedures according to established hospital policy and procedures. Must have successful completion of a duly authorized CNA Training Program or is a student enrolled in a nursing program who has completed fundamentals of nursing including clinical rotation.