Nurse Assistant Nursing Floats MHB
Catholic Health System
 Buffalo, NY

Job Description

Status: Part Time w/Benefits Facility: Mercy Hospital of Buffalo

Work Schedule: Nights with Weekend and Holiday Rotation Shift: 3:

Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No FTE: 0.400000: Bargaining Unit: CWA Local 1133

Summary:

Assists patients with activities of daily living, provides nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the patients and/or nursing unit.

Responsibilities:

EDUCATION

  • High School or GED

EXPERIENCE

  • No prior experience needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

  • Mental and physical health sufficient to withstand strenuous activity, bending, lifting, walking.
  • Desire and skill to meet the needs of the geriatric, chronically ill or long term patients.
  • Continuous awareness of need for safety measures in patient care.
  • To assist other hospital staff in direct patient care.

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Ability to cope with stress and handle multiple priorities is required.
  • Obligation to conserve supplies, equipment and time in a cost-effective environment.
  • May also be exposed to communicable diseases