Penn State Health Clinical Nursing Associate - Med/Surg 1 North in Reading, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network
Work Type: Full Time
Under direction of a Registered Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant contributes to the basic patient care activities and related non-professional services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of the patient. Actual job tasks may vary depending on the unit or department assigned.
- Must have a high school diploma or equivalent diploma (GED).
- Must have a Nurse Aide Certificate or be currently enrolled as a Registered Nursing Student/past first clinicals or have a Medical Assistant Certification/Diploma or EMT Certification and meet the state requirements for the certification.
- Must have an American Heart Association "Health Care Provider" BLS Certification.
- At least one year hospital experience is preferred.
- Experience with personal computers is required.
- Medical Terminology is required.
- American Heart Association "Health Care Provider" BLS required
Must have one of the following State issued Certifications . . . or . . . be currently enrolled as a Registered Nursing Student/past first clinicals
- Nurse Aide Certificate
- Medical Assistant Certificate/Diploma
- EMT Certificate
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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