Massachusetts Jobs

MassHire JobQuest Logo

Job Information

Berkshire Health Systems Nursing Assistant in Great Barrington, Massachusetts

  • DEFINITION/PRIMARY FUNCTION

  • The Nursing Assistant/Transportation Aide supports the nursing staff by participating in hourly rounds, assists other departments for patient equipment, supplies, specimens and reports and ensures a smooth and timely flow of patients among the various units of hospital departments. Services the Medical/Surgical Unit with adequate equipment and supplies. Maintains inventory and restocking functions and does patient care as assigned.

  • POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum qualifications are required unless stated otherwise.)

  • Experience:

  • Previous experience as nursing assistant.

  • Education and Training:

  • High school diploma or equivalent. CNA course or completion of first semester.

  • License, Certification & Registration:

  • CPR certification required within three months.

  • MA NA Registry - MA Certified Nurse Aide preferred

  • Other Requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal skills, both written and oral. Demonstrates good understanding of body mechanics. Maintains patients' rights to privacy and confidentiality.

DirectEmployers