Carilion Clinic *External Applicant Nursing Assistant - Cardiac Units* in Roanoke, Virginia
External Applicant Nursing Assistant - Cardiac Units
Days/Evenings/Nights/Weekends & Rotating Holidays
This Posting is for External Applicants (Not Current Carilion Employees) Facility: Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, VA Full-time/Part-Time/Flex Shifts: Day/Evening/Nights/Weekends & Rotating Holidays Cardiac/Thoracic Departments: Cardiac/Thoracic units treat adult patients suffering from heart diseases and conditions. Units are comprised of both PCU and ICU settings, as well as specialized units for Vascular and Thoracic care. Duties: Provides basic nursing care and excellent customer service to patients and families. Assists patients with activities of daily living. Transports patients, supplies, specimens, equipment, etc. within the facility. Appropriately documents and reports patient observations to licensed staff. Job Scope: This is an opportunity to serve and provide compassionate care to patients from your community. As part of the health care team, the Nursing Assistant performs basic clerical and technical clinical services relating to the care, cleanliness, safety, and comfort for patients of all ages. The Nursing Assistant also provides quality service through a team oriented, collaborative approach to patient care. The Nursing Assistant is also expected to support Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Minimum Qualifications Required Education: High school diploma or equivalent education required. Experience: Previous experience in direct patient care preferred. On the job training will be provided. Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Must successfully complete Basic Life Support Course within 6 months of hire. Certified Nursing Assistant preferred. Other Minimum Qualifications: Excellent customer service, oral communication, and team-working skills required. Must be organized and self motivated with the ability to work in a fast paced environment. Must successfully complete orientation and competency validation for position. Must adhere to company dress policy. Inspiring Better Health at Carilion Clinic Every day at Carilion Clinic, our employees come together to inspire better health in our patients, their families and our communities. Explore how you can be a part of this diverse, innovative and interdisciplinary patient-centered team, and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of others. As an employee, you can take advantage of our competitive pay, various scheduling options, continuing education opportunities and excellent benefits. Based in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic includes multi-specialty physician practices, seven not-for-profit hospitals and the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute in partnership with Virginia Tech. Service Excellence and Quality are hallmarks of Carilion Clinic. As a team member, you will be expected to consistently deliver the best in care and customer service. As an employee, you will demonstrate respect, dignity, kindness and empathy in each encounter with our patients, families, visitors and with each other. Equal Opportunity EmployerMinorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.