Unit Assistant - Resource Pool

Improving the health of our community in all we do

Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is a non-profit community health system on a mission of improving the health of our community in all we do. Our team cares for more than 1 million people across the region through four hospitals and a variety of outpatient locations. Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has campuses in Gainesville, Braselton, Winder and Dahlonega – with a total of more than 700 beds and more than 1,100 medical staff members representing more than 50 specialties. NGHS also encompasses Northeast Georgia Physicians Group, a multi-specialty group with more than 65 locations, and The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center, a cardiology practice with more than 15 locations.

NGHS

Schedule: 7:00am - 7:00pm shifts, 3 12 hour shifts per week with every other weekend rotation.

Location: This position will float to all 4 hospital campuses (Barrow, Braselton, Gainesville, & Lumpkin)

Job Summary:

A Unit Assistant is trained in a variety of clinical and clerical duties including, but not limited to:

  • Direct patient care within the scope of defined practice (assisting with ADLs, vital signs, etc.)
  • Patient transport
  • Stocking patients’ rooms and other unit areas with supplies
  • Functions under the direct supervision of the shift primary nurse
  • Performs clinical duties in accordance with population specific guidelines and adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as outlined in policy and procedures

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Current Georgia Certified Nursing Assistant or successful completion of Fundamentals of Nursing Course
  • Two years of patient care experience in hospital setting preferred 

We're looking for someone who:

  • Admits mistakes and shortcomings
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Takes Initiative
  • Empathetic
  • Promotes Teamwork
  • Adapts to Change

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Since first opening its doors in Gainesville in 1951, Northeast Georgia Medical Center has added hospital campuses in Braselton, Barrow and Dahlonega – and become Georgia’s most awarded hospital. Some recognitions include being named to these lists:

America’s 50 Best Hospitals – Healthgrades

100 Top Hospitals – Truven Health Analytics

100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs – Beckers Hospital Review

America’s Top Quality Providers – Carechex

Atlanta’s Top 150 Workplaces – Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Healthcare’s Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems – Hospitals & Health Networks magazine

NGMC has also been recognized in recent years as Georgia’s #1 Hospital for overall hospital care, overall surgical care, heart care, orthopedic surgery, women’s care and more.

Posted
10/06/2021
Type
Full time
Salary Range
$21,000.00 - 29,000.00
per Year
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Location
Gainesville, GA 30501, US
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