The Nursing Aide is reponsible for performing basic patient care procedures under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, mainly contributing to the delivery of quality and safe patient care by rendering comfort measures, transporting patients, doing errands for the unit, performing proper utility care, doing physical inventory and performing routine housekeeping chores in selected areas covered.
Duties and Reponsibilities include, but not limited to, the following :
Performs basic patient care procedures
Performs delegated tasks like proper patient positioning, supply assembly, equipment set-up, etc
Assists patients in activities of daily living
Provides excellent patient service
Manages errands for aasigned nursing unit such as pick up and delivery of supplies, specimens and specific medicines
Assists the Nurse Manager in training newly-hired Nursing Aides
Performs other functions that may be assigned or delegated by the immediate superior from time to time
Minimum Educational Attainment : Graduate of atleast a two-year healthcare-related course or must have completed at least 108 units of nursing subjects.
Minimum Work Experience Required : None