Nursing Assistant

Med Telemetry Step-Down - 206025 Winchester, Virginia Per Diem


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Description

  • Entity: Winchester Medical Center
  • Shift: Rotating

Who We Are

Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.

A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region’s largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.

We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.

What You Will Do:

Nursing Assistant performs routine basic patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Nursing Assistant will assist in maintaining clean, safe patient and unit environment; displays initiative and maintains proficiency in patient care procedures; maintains personal growth and development.

What You Will Bring:

Education

High School Diploma or GED required
Enrolled in a nursing program: ·at a nationally accredited school of nursing; ·seeking an associate’s of science, associate’s degree (ASN or ADN) in nursing; traditional bachelor’s or accelerated bachelor’s degree in nursing leading to licensure as a registered nurse (RN); ·AND successfully completed TWO semesters of study in nursing degree program. Application requires a letter of verification (i.e., of above requirements for the student nurse applicant) on official school of nursing letterhead from the nursing program coordinator/director. Eligibility to remain in nursing assistant position requires continued successful progression toward degree completion. Once academic nursing program requirements have been met, must obtain registered nurse (RN) licensure within six months of nursing degree completion.



Qualifications
Understands the basic principles of human growth and development as well as fundamental skills of nursing.
Competent to successfully interact with and care for patients according to individual needs.
Possesses a reliable means of telephone communication with hospital.
Commits to working a minimum of eight (8) hours per pay period (bi-weekly) with schedule negotiated around academic requirements.

What You Will Get:

- Competitive salary
- Flexible scheduling
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Wellness Program
- Tuition Assistance
- Retirement Plan
- Life Insurance

*some benefits are subject to change due to job status

We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.
We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.

EOE

Criminal Background Checks
VA State Police
3rd party Background Check

FLSA Classification
Non-exempt

Grade
106

Physical Demands
20 A Nursing, Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA), Patient Care Tech.