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Sanford Health NA- Nursing Assistant - Patient Transport - South University - FT Days in Fargo, North Dakota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: South University Hospital
Location: Fargo, ND
Address: 1720 S University Dr, Fargo, ND 58103, USA
Shift: Varies
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

The Nursing Assistant (NA) serves as caregiver to the patient during the scheduled work period. The NA provides patient-centered nursing care and daily living assistance to assigned patient under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Provide assistance with basic health care needs including daily living activities; bathing, grooming, toileting, eating, meal preparation and dining needs, emotional and spiritual needs. Administer delegated tasks and treatments. Record vital statistics and other basic health information.

Will collect non-invasive biological specimens from patients as needed. Perform clerical work related to scheduling and documenting patient healthcare. Prepare patient treatment areas for use; prepare and clean medical equipment; dispose of biomedical waste in accordance with standards and policy. Clean patient living areas or treatment rooms.

Department Details

Nurse assistants (NAs) perform duties necessary to and involving transportation of patients to and from all nursing areas, diagnostic/therapeutic departments, and various patient areas. Performs miscellaneous duties securing and delivering reports, supplies, and equipment to and from various services and supply areas.

This position requires working every other holiday

  • We provide nursing support training and on the job training! No experience necessary!

  • Some of the duties you may complete: care for patients, restock rooms with supplies, answer call lights, work with team to complete tasks and many other duties!

  • Whether you are currently an experienced Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Nursing Assistant (NA), Patient Care Technician (PCT), home health, direct support professional (DSP) or interested in beginning a healthcare career in patient care we would love to have you joining our team.

  • We have many different areas for growth opportunities within Sanford Health!

  • We offer benefits for full time and part time opportunities, including medical, vision, dental, 401K and you will be eligible to start accruing PTO right away.

  • If you are team oriented and looking for a place to build relationships with your patients, we would love to hear from you!

Qualifications

High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) preferred, but not required.

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is preferred. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific

competencies and certifications.

If working in North Dakota (ND) and not a Certified Nursing Assistant, must be on the North Dakota Department of Health Nurse Aide Registry upon completion of training/competency validation or a maximum of four months from the date of initial employment.

Benefits

Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordhealth.jobs/benefits .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-44791
Featured: No