Ascension Health Certified Nursing Assistant - Monitor Technician in Amsterdam, New York

We Are Hiring

Certified Nursing Assistant - Monitor Technician - Central Telemetry Monitor 001 - FT Rotating - St Mary's Hospital - Amsterdam, NY

Why Join Ascension?

St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, N.Y., part of Ascension, features an award-winning acute care hospital, primary and specialty care centers throughout Fulton and Montgomery counties, more than 30 behavioral health services for persons in Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton counties, a full continuum of physical rehabilitation services and a 160-bed nursing home. The organization has earned exceptional national rankings for excellence in medicine and has a continuing commitment to provide an exceptional patient experience.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Mary's Hospital-NY, you will have the opportunity to assist with basic patient care activities.

You will:

  • Assists with procedures ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Assists patients with tending to personal care, activities of daily living and transfers/transport.

  • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.

  • Assists with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.

  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members about patient care according to protocol.

  • Assists with processing patient admissions, transfers and discharges. Assembles and maintains patient charts.

  • Alserts RN of significant changes in patient rhythm; performs accurate rhythm interpretation & forwards telemetry documentation to Med/Surg floors; able to troubleshoot cardiac monitoring equipment; assures alarms are activated

  • Completes requests for supplies & other department services in a timely manner

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • CertifiedBLS Providerobtained within3 Months (90 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • CertifiedNurse Aidecredentialed from theNew York Department of Health - Nurse Aide Registryobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Work Experience:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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