The Nursing Assistant must have the skill and knowledge to provide population specific care. He/She must have the ability to assist with the collection of data for objective assessment, and to identify the needs and requirements of the patient and report to the charge nurse/team leader. The will act within the scope of practice for Nursing Assistant.
The Nursing Assistant reports directly to charge nurse/team leader.
Ensure self-compliance with regulatory and government standards of care.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skill to perform direct personal care of the Progressive Care Patient. Ensures satisfactory completion of personal care for patient and family.
Holds self accountable and responsible for work performance and continuous improvement of patient care.
Organizes s and prioritize care by communicating and collaborating with others for a multidisciplinary approach to provide a continuity of care.
Documents care given correctly and timely.
a.) Successful completion of hospital orientation