Unit Secretary/Nursing Assistant, York Hospital, 5 East - Full-time D/N

York, PA | Nursing | Tracking Code: 58764

Position Summary:

Unit Secretary/Nursing Assistant

York Hospital, 5 East

Day/Night Shifts

Full Time (72 hours every two weeks)

 

About the Position

Under direct supervision, provides clinical support services to patient care staff by performing a variety of duties related to patient care. 

The qualified candidate will be responsible for carrying out the following duties:

  • Provides general nursing care and personal care assistance to patients, including bathing, dressing, eating, changing bed linens and bed pans and positioning.
  • Assists in the preparation and transportation of patients for tests, procedures, etc.
  • Monitors patient condition levels; reports changes to the appropriate individuals.
  • Obtains and documents patient vital signs, including temperature, blood pressure, weight, respiration and pulse.
  • Sets up and removes equipment and supplies; ensures equipment is functioning properly and stored appropriately.
  • Performs EKGs and/or Point-of-Care testing which may include blood glucose, hemocult and specific gravity testing.
  • Runs special errands as required.  Responds to call lights.
  • Ensures patient rooms, nursing areas, supply carts, etc. are stocked with appropriate items at required levels.
Required Experience

Minimum Education: Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training

Minimum Experience: 3 - 6 months

Required Cert/Registration: Basic Life Support (BLS) certification


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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