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NEW! Nursing Student - Flex Schedule

Company: Northway Health And Rehabilitation Llc
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: June 7, 2024

Job Description:

NEW! Nursing Student - Flex Schedule to allow time for work and SCHOOL!Working with us means being part of something special: A team that is passionate about making an impact on our patients lives each and every day. Unlike the typical hospital setting, our facility offers you the unique opportunity to walk alongside patients on their road to recovery from many different conditions. As you care for and help patients achieve goals and regain independence, you can form significant relationships with them and celebrate the successes they experience along the way.As a Student Nursing Aide with our facility, you may perform a variety of duties. While most of our nurses provide direct patient care, specific job responsibilities and daily activities may vary based on the needs of the healthcare team within which the nurse serves, the needs of the patient, and the patient demographics.Student Nursing Aide FunctionsMay perform the following nursing duties under the delegation, direction and supervision of the Licensed Nurse on duty:Obtaining vital signs, glucometer, and pulse oximetry readingsAssisting residents with feedingDressing changes limited to the application of simple bandaging (No wet-dry or sterile dressing change per NHS)Maintenance of ostomies (e.g. colostomy and urostomy) to include measuring and application of wafer boardRestorative care to include ambulation with gait belt, walker, crutches and/or wheelchairRestorative care to include active and passive range of motion (ROM) exercises and contracture carePeripheral Venous Phlebotomy for laboratory analysisApplication of oxygen via nasal cannulaInitiation and discontinuation of nebulizer treatments to EXCLUDE racemic epinephrine administration of residents and any suspected or confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19 of residents.Administration of routine screening tests/immunizations (e.g. flu and TB).Documentation of all procedures and/or medications administered in the facility electronic medical records platform and paper records as delegated by the licensed nurse.Administration of routine medications with certainParticipate in the implementation of the facilitys quality assurance program for the nursing service department.QualificationsMust be Nursing Student currently enrolled in an approved school of nursing education program with the following credentials and demonstrated competencies:Successfully completed coursework in Pharmacology, Medication Administration, Nursing FundamentalsMust have document from school of coursework to include nursing fundamentals, pharmacology and medication administrationMust demonstrate competency in fundamental areas within the scope and guidelines of the Board of Nursing for Nursing Student AideMust be a minimum of Eighteen (18) years of ageMust be able to speak, read, write, and understand EnglishMust have patience, tact, enthusiasm, and a positive attitude toward the elderly and disabled.Benefits:Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Alabama Gold Plan Health Insurance (low cost!) Dental Insurance 401k/matched PTO Paid Holidays Very attractive employee referral bonus planWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business Jobble

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