May 09, 2022


  • Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital
  • Elkin, NC, USA

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Charge Nurse or delegate, assists in planning, organizing, implementing, and evaluating the activities occurring in the nursing station by performing clerical and receptionist duties, and maintaining the physical environment of the area.

Performs a variety of duties relating to the patient and the environment, reporting observations to the nurse in charge. Assists licensed nurses in the delivery of care by performing assigned duties.

Education and Formal Training: Graduate of an approved Nurse Aide I and II courses. Current North Carolina Aide registry listing verified through the N.C. Division of Facility Services as a CNAI and CNAII with the Board of Nursing, with no substantiated findings of abuse, neglect, or misappropriation of property and the North Carolina Board of Nursing as a CNA II. Completion of general and job specific orientation program within expected timeframe. Current certification in BCLS.. New employees will be expected to attain current certification as defined by hospital policy. Employees who do not attain or maintain their certification as required by policy will not be allowed to work or use PTO and may be subject to further disciplinary action.

Work Experience: Prefer at least one year experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required: Commensurate with completion of CNA II training. Ability to successfully complete Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital’s orientation program. Competent in delivering safe and effective patient care within the legal limits of certification and hospital policies and procedures.

Some knowledge of nursing measures used to provide personal hygiene and comfort; procedures and techniques in giving simple treatment in providing bedside nursing care. Some ability to physically, mentally, and emotional perform activities involved in this.

Prefer at least one year experience as a unit secretary, Nursing Assistant with additional training or related experience with typing skills. Possesses a sense of responsibility, initiative and honesty and ability to follow directions accurately. Prefer medical terminology proficiency.