Nursing Assistant - WellSpan Surgery & Rehab Hospital - PT/FT

York, PA | Nursing | Tracking Code: D62222b

Position Summary:

Nursing Assistant

Wellspan Surgery Rehab Hospital 

55 Monument Rd.
YorkPA 17403

All shifts and schedules available

 

At the WellSpan Surgery and Rehabilitation Hospital (WSRH), we are a dedicated interdisciplinary team working as one to improve health through exceptional care for all.

What makes being a nursing assistant at the WSRH so special?

  • Have the opportunity to grow within the innovative Rehabilitation Nursing Assistant Advancement Program (RNAAP), a clinical advancement program for nursing assistants.
  • Actively engage in unit and hospital-level shared decision-making councils and committees, performance improvement initiatives, and deliver important patient education.
  • Participate in yearly education, such as wound care and quality indicators, to enhance professional competence.
  • Eligible for sign on and referral bonuses! Learn more about WellSpan’s new-hire incentives program.

Join a team that not only cares for patients, but cares for each other. By caring for each other, we can deliver patient-centered, collaborative care in a supportive, interdisciplinary environment to achieve exemplary patient outcomes. Our Professional Practice Model symbol is a tree on a path that represents our patient and colleague journey each day – we welcome you on the journey with us!

 

 

General Summary

 

Under direct supervision, provides clinical support services to patient care staff by performing a variety of duties related to patient care. Takes patient vital signs, assists patients with activities of daily living (e.g., bathing, feeding, toileting, etc.), inventories and replenishes supplies and equipment, and performs special assigned duties such as performing bladder scanning and Point-of-Care testing.


Duties and Responsibilities

 

1 Provides general nursing care and personal care assistance to patients, including bathing, dressing, eating, changing bed linens and bed pans and positioning.
2 Assists in the preparation and transportation of patients for tests, procedures, etc.
3 Monitors patient condition levels; reports changes to the appropriate individuals.
4 Obtains and documents patient vital signs, including temperature, blood pressure, weight, respiration and pulse.
5 Sets up and removes equipment and supplies; ensures equipment is functioning properly and stored appropriately.
6 Performs Point-of-Care testing which may include blood glucose & bladder scanning.
7 Runs special errands as required. Responds to call lights.
8 Ensures patient rooms, nursing areas, supply carts, etc. are stocked with appropriate items at required levels.
9 Maintains par levels of supplies and equipment on assigned unit(s). Notifies supervisor when reorder points are reached.



Department Description:
Click here to learn more about the WellSpan Surgery and Rehabilitation Hospital.

 

 

Required Skills

HS Diploma or G.E.D.
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
Excellent computer skills

 

Required Experience

Demonstrated solid and stable work history

Direct patient care (Medical/Surgical, Acute inpatient rehab or Nursing home) experience preferred 


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

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)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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