Nurse Assistant
BAY10-McLaren Bay Regional-Hospital
 Bay City, MI

Provides health care for patients under the direction of a nurse. Assists patients under their care with day-to-day tasks, playing a vital support role.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  1. Answers patient calls and
    determines how best to help them.
  2. Provides physical support for patients with daily
    activities and personal hygiene, including bathing, dressing, getting out
    of bed, using the toilet, walking, standing or exercising.
  3. Turns and repositions bedridden patients.
  4. Ensures patients receive appropriate diet by
    reviewing their dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences. Provides
    encouragement and support with eating.
  5. Obtains and uses a wide range of information from
    physicians, caregivers and nurses about patient condition, treatment
    plans, and suggested activities to provide appropriate patient care.
  6. Measures and records food and liquid intake and
    urinary and fecal output and reporting changes to medical or nursing
    staff.
  7. Records vital signs, including blood pressure,
    pulse, temperature, and respiration rate as requested by staff or as
    ordered.

Department: 5 West

Shift: Night

Daily Work

Times: 6:30 p.m. – 7:00 a.m.

Scheduled Bi-weekly Hours: 36 hours

Qualifications:

Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • State Certified Nursing Assistant.
  • One month of job-related experience and/or training.
  • BLS certification

Preferred:

  • One year of experience in a medical setting.

Equal Opportunity Employer of

Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

We are committed to encouraging and

sustaining a work environment free of unlawful harassment, discrimination,

and/or retaliation. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity

Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an

individual’s race, color, age, religion, sex/pregnancy (including pregnancy/childbirth

or pregnancy/childbirth-related conditions), sexual orientation, gender

identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or

any other status prohibited by applicable laws. We also make good faith

efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals

with disabilities, and veterans.