Nursing Assistant/Med Aide

Central Nebraska Veterans' Home   Kearney, NE   Full-time     Health Care Provider
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Posted on June 20, 2020

Nursing Assistant/Med Aide

Salary $14.46 Hourly
Location Kearney, NE
Job Type PERM FULL AND PART TIME
Department Nebraska Department of Veterans' Affairs
Job Number CNVHNA0620
 
Closing 6/30/2020 11:59 PM Central
Examples of Work
Provide quality care for each member to maintain quality of life. Maintain dignity and confidentiality of members. Perform routine nursing duties in the general care of elderly members in the Veterans Home. Prepare, administer and document oral and topical medications and treatments.
 
Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Be at least 18 years of age, completed a state approved 76 hour nurse aide training course and competency evaluation program, and be listed on the Nebraska Nurse Aide Registry.

OTHER: A pre-employment background check and drug screen are also required. Hired candidates must successfully complete the Medication Aide course and be listed on the Medication Aide within first year of employment.
 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs occasionally and push/pull occasionally up to 75 lbs on a daily basis. Ability to frequently bend at the waist and neck and frequently twist at the waist and walk or stand up to 90% of the shift. Ability to interact with members and others in a positive manner and be flexible to meet changing demands of the job.