Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Nursing Assistant - Pediatrics in New York, New York
Nursing Assistant – Pediatrics
Job Posting Number: 21719
Allied Health – All
April 25, 2018
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
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About This Role
The Pediatrics Nursing Assistant performs assigned patient care tasks and other related unit duties, defined and delegated under the direction of a Registered Professional Nurse. Our ideal candidate is a licensed nursing professional and will be accountable for providing care in order to maintain the patient’s physical and emotional well being.
Responsibilities: Accurately performs activities of daily living (ADLs): feeding, bathing, dressing, toileting, transferring (walking) and continence, communicates effectively with patient/family, physicians, the interdependent team and other disciplines regarding the care of the patient. Complies with regulatory requirements, patient safety requirements, infection control practices, and other established practice standards, policies and procedures. Provides customer service excellence by understanding the needs of all customers (i.e. patients, families, and staff) and meeting needs in a timely manner.
Schedule: 12 hour night shift – 7:00pm – 7:30am Monday through Friday with Weekend Rotation
What You Need
Required: High School diploma or equivalency
Preferred:Some college and training from an accredited Nursing/Medical Assistant Program
Preferred: two(2) or more years of strong patient care experience in a hospital or long term care setting with a focus on ADLs
Only applicants with the strongest relevant experience will be considered
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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