Nursing Assistant- Float Pool
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Job Title: Nursing Assistant- Float PoolLocation: Scranton,
PennsylvaniaJob Category: Nursing Support Services, Nursing and
Nursing SupportSchedule: NightsWork Type: Full timeDepartment:
Northeast Region Nursing Float Pool DivisionDate Posted:
05/10/2021Job ID: R-05938Job SummaryResponsible and accountable for
performing a wide range of direct patient care tasks. The
performance of tasks allows the care team to provide quality care.
Meets the qualifications to provide care for patients in the
specific age range on their assigned clinical area.Job Duties
- Provides patient care as directed by the registered nurse in
meeting the multidisciplinary plan of care established for each
- Obtains and maintains the integrity of specimens in accordance
with policy, procedure, and physician order.
- Performs EKGs as assigned, following accepted practices,
policies, procedures, and physician order.
- Provides for or assists patients with activities of daily
living and fulfills designated and delegated responsibilities for
ongoing continuum of care.
- Assists with transporting blood and blood products to and from
Blood Bank as needed.
- Assists in problem solving and troubleshooting in the care and
maintenance of equipment and assists in ensuring adequate supplies
are available on the unit.
- Provides one to one patient safety watch as assigned following
established policy and procedures.
- Completes clerical responsibilities for task completion based
on ability and training.
- Staff have access to non-controlled medications storage and
supply areas and can transport non-controlled medications as
necessary to meet the needs of the clinic and unit.Work is
typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable for
satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all
organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in
this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent
typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the
job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any
department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the
performance of the job related to that position.Position
DetailsHours: 7pm-7:30am (3-12 hour shifts/week) including every
other weekend and holidayEducationHigh School Diploma or Equivalent
(GED)- (Required)ExperienceMinimum of 1 year-Clinical
(Preferred)Certification(s) and License(s)Basic Life Support
Certification - Default Issuing BodyOur Purpose & ValuesOUR PURPOSE
& VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our
members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities.
KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be
treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly
strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the
best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow.
INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our
patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We
provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the
Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and
part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and
domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior
management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration,
cooperation and collegiality. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal
Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or
their protected veteran status.
Keywords: Geisinger, Scranton , Nursing Assistant- Float Pool, Healthcare , Luzerne, Pennsylvania
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