Nursing Assistant and Activity Specialist - York Hospital - Eves

York, PA | Nursing | Nursing Support | FTE: 0.5 | Regular | Tracking Code: 108410

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General Summary

Works collaboratively to facilitate a stable and smooth operation of the unit and provides therapeutic interventions in accordance with best practice guidelines, care plans and policies.

Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Coordinates and monitors the activities of the individual-s plan of care.
  • Performs all duties and responsibilities of the nursing assistant job description.
  • Provides direct care to patients primarily assisting with behavioral symptom management techniques and to assist patients in adapting to and/or coping with internal and external stresses.
  • Provides assistance to the care team in development of and updating the care plan and discharge planning.
  • Promotes patient attendance and participation in activities and documents participation.
  • Provides practical help and side-by-side coaching, problems solving, training, and assistance to help patients with their activities of daily living and concerns.
  • Provides direct care to patients in a manner that considers safety, comfort, and the therapeutic environment.
  • Assists the team members in the care and needs of the patients.
  • Assists with performance improvement measures and improving outcomes.

Required for All Jobs:

  • Performs other related duties as identified.
  • WellSpan Health has adopted and implemented a compliance program to support WellSpan's values and standards for professionalism, integrity, and ethics. Expected to support and meet the values and standards of the organization and the performance expectations of the job, the department, and the compliance program.
  • WellSpan Health has adopted and implemented a privacy program to safeguard the patient information and the business and operational information of the organization. Expected to support and meet the values and standards of the organization to safeguard patient and business/operational information.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Physical Demands:

  • Standing - Frequently
  • Walking - Frequently
  • Sitting - Occasionally
  • Carrying/Lifting - Occasionally (50lbs)
  • Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (50lbs)
  • Kneeling/Crouching - Occasionally
  • Reaching - Occasionally
  • Talking - Frequently
  • Hearing - Frequently
  • Repetitive Motions - Occasionally
  • Eye/Hand/Foot Coordination - Occasionally

Working Environment:

  • Occupational Hazards - Occasionally
  • Bloodborne Pathogen - Exposure

Qualifications

Minimum Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED Required

Work Experience:

  • 1 year Healthcare experience. Required

Licenses:

  • Heartsaver CPR/AED Upon Hire Required
  • Certified Nurse Aide Upon Hire Preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Excellent human relations and oral/written communication skills.
  • Analytical skills, organization and time management.
  • Mental and visual ability to observe patient behavior and document findings.
  • Teaching ability.
  • Excellent customer service.
  • Knowledge of therapeutic activities, preferred.
Michelle Dermes
Michelle Dermes
Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant

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  • Supplemental life insurance
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  • PTO bridging
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  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts
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Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)

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