Southern New Hampshire Medical Center
Department: 4 East – Med/Surg Telemetry
Schedule: Per diem
Hours: Per Diem
For more than 100 years, Southern New Hampshire Medical Center has honored our mission: to improve, maintain, and preserve the overall health and well-being of individuals living in the greater Nashua area by providing information, education, and access to exceptional health and medical care services.
We have literally been at the heart of better health for Greater Nashua. Our main downtown campus, a familiar landmark for generations, has grown along with the Gate City. Today, The Medical Center and our affiliated doctors and services extend across much of southern New Hampshire. Along with our growth has been the opportunity for many to build and enhance their careers within our organization. We encourage the professional and personal development of our employees and are proud of the workplace culture we have developed.
At Southern New Hampshire Health, we believe in the little moments and the power of small gestures. It is our desire to make every patient, family or visitor interaction meaningful.
You'll see some of these wonderful moments in our new video “We believe in the little moments…”
As a member of the Patient Care Services team, the Licensed Nurses Assistant performs patient care activities in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. This position provides essential support to the patient and nursing staff as delegated and documents patient care information. The Licensed Nurse Assistant monitors the patient's environment for safety and anticipates and responds to patient needs. The Licensed Nurses Assistant works under the direction of the Registered Nurse.
§ Completed LNA program
§ Basic medical terminology
§ Excellent written and verbal communication skills
§ Ability to achieve the following competencies within 30 days:
o Basic life Support
o Glucometer Testing
o Safe Patient Handling Devices
o Bladder Scanning ( if applicable for department)
o Orthopedic devices and soft goods (if applicable for department)
o Heel Sticks (if applicable for department)
o Tube Feedings (if applicable for department)
o Hearing Screen for infant
o Congenital Heart Screen( if applicable for department)
o EKG( if Applicable)
o Monitor patient for safety
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.