The Geriatric Nursing Assistant performs direct patient care under the direct supervision of a registered nurse or his/her designee. The geriatric nursingassistant performs a variety ofindividualized patient care activities and related non-professionalservices necessary in caring for the personal needs and comforts of the geriatric patients.
Maintains patient confidentiality of all clients.
Performs duties, as assigned, in an accurate and timely manner.
All procedures are performed in an accurate and timely manner as directed by facility and/or licensed designee within the scope of the practice.
Safeguards the client/patient by observing appropriate infection control procedures including but not limited to universal precautions.
Notifies the supervising nurse of any abnormal findings or conditions.
Adheres to all standards and procedures of Maxim Healthcare Services and all facilities.
Arrives at the facility on time, before the scheduled shifts to sign-in at the nursing office and report to the floor-unit for orientation.
Represents Maxim Healthcare Services with a positive image at all times.
Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability in meeting the needs of all facilities.
Other duties as assigned.
Prefer one year of geriatric nursing assistant experience as a certified nursing assistant within the last three years.
Graduate from certified nursing assistant program with subsequent documentation as a certified nursing assistant per state requirements with proof of verification as being an active certification and having the ability to be working with geriatrics per state requirements.
Knowledge of medical terminology and knowledge of clerical functions.
Current Health Certificate (per facility)
Current BLS card
Current PPD or Chest X-Ray
Full command of the English language, both verbal and written.
Good telephone communication skills.
Successful completion of Maxim Staffing Solutions testing process.
Successful completion of the background screening and hiring process
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our caregivers are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
401(k) savings plan
Continuous professional and clinical training
Awards and recognition programs
- Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.
Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 25 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer