Certified Nurse Assistant/Patient Care Technician - Neurology Intermediate Care
Sign-On Bonus Available
Job ID: R0024564 | Healthcare Specialists | Full Time, Rotating Shift | Charlottesville, VA
$4,000 sign-on bonus for qualified candidates with one-year commitment to UVA Health

The NNICU is a 12-bed intermediate care unit that specializes in caring for patients with strokes, brain or spine surgery, or other conditions involving the brain or nervous system. Our team includes nurses, CNAs, and HUCs who work closely together to provide the best care experience for our patients. CNAs provide direct care and support to patients who need help with activities of daily living, as well as assist nurses with monitoring vital signs, blood glucose levels, and intake/output. HUCs serve as the center of communication for the unit, provide clerical support to patient flow, and help maintain patient records.

Performs a variety of patient care and administrative support functions under the supervision of Medical Center professionals in an inpatient or outpatient setting or in a patient's home.
  • Assists patients with personal care as needed for optimal recovery during hospitalization.
  • Performs basic nursing skills as delegated by an RN and in accordance with policy and procedure to promote patient health and wellness.
  • Provides for a safe environment and safe delivery of care.
  • Performs administrative support functions.
  • Maintains necessary skills and competencies.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $15.00 - $20.34 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
  • Education: High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Experience: No experience required. Relevant experience preferred.
  • Licensure: Certified Nursing Assistant certification (CNA) through the Virginia Board of Nursing or student nurses who have successfully completed the Fundamentals of Nursing required. American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires frequently bending/stooping and driving (Home Health Aide only). Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20-50 lbs and >100 lbs (Home Health Aide only). May be exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.



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Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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