We Are Hiring
Position: Nursing Assistant
Department: 5 West - MedSurg
Location: St Vincent's East – Trussville, AL
Shift: 3 – 12’s; 7am-7pm – Every 3rd or 4th Weekend
Why Join Ascension?
In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Nursing Assistant with St. Vincent's Health System, you will have the opportunity to assist with basic patient care activities.
Assists with procedures ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).
Assists in providing care appropriate to population specific facilitating timely and individualized care of assigned patients.
Assists patients with tending to personal care, activities of daily living and transfers/transport. To include turning, lifting, and changing of patients.
Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
Assists with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.
What You Will Need
Equal Employment Opportunity
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