Nebraska Medicine

Certified Nursing Assistant or Nursing Assistant - Heart and Vascular Unit

Omaha, Nebraska, US

Company: Nebraska Medicine

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Published on 2021-12-20T12:37:25.000000Z

Serious Medicine is what we do. Being extraordinary is who we are. Every colleague plays a key role in upholding this promise to our patients and their families.

Please note that this position may require an assessment after completion of the application. Please plan for an additional 20 - 30 minutes to complete this.

Shift:

Certified Nursing Assistant or Nursing Assistant

Why Nebraska Medicine:

Our shared values reflect who we are and why we’re here and include, Innovation, Teamwork, Excellence, Accountability, Courage and Healing.

  • Competitive Benefits including retirement match contribution, PTO accrual, tuition reimbursement
  • Lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care
  • Forbes Magazine recognizes us in their list of American’s top employers and the best employer in Nebraska

Position Highlights

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The Heart & Vascular Unit (7HVU) is a 49 private bed unit. It is considered a specialty medical/surgical unit that is fast paced and will provide growth in professional knowledge and expertise in the care delivery of our cardiovascular patients.  The staff will care for specialty patients such as stable heart and lung transplants and Ventricular Assist Devices (LVADs).  The Cardiac Vascular Unit is a sister unit to the Cardiac Care Unit.
 

Perform delegated patient activities as assigned by licensed nursing personnel for the achievement of patient`s plan of care.

Shift Details

Days OR Nights

12 hour shifts: 7-730

Part time

Certified Nursing Assistant:

Required Qualifications:

• Minimum of 18 years of age required.

• High school education or equivalent required.

• Possesses a Certified Nursing Assistant certification in the state of Nebraska.

• Demonstrated effective communication skills required.

• Basic Life Support (BLS) certification endorsed by the American Heart Association (AHA) upon completion of unit orientation required.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

• Knowledge of computer data entry and word processing preferred.

• Basic knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

Nursing Assistant:

Required Qualifications:

• Minimum of 18 years of age required.

• High school education or equivalent required.

• Six months experience in  patient care required or must be enrolled in nursing program.

• Demonstrated effective communication skills required.•

Basic Life Support (BLS) certification endorsed by the American Heart Association (AHA) upon completion of unit orientation required.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Direct patient care experience preferred.

• Knowledge of computer data entry and word processing preferred.

• Basic knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

Working at Nebraska Medicine means you're committing to meaningful, impactful work that will elevate the success of your fellow colleagues and will help our patients and their families feel comfortable, confident and cared for.

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