Health Care Assistant – Renal
Palmerston North – We have an opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team to support the nurses in the care of our renal patients during their treatment in the unit in the hospital. This unit is a very busy clinical area and the support of the care assistant is vital to the efficient flow of patients each day. Key responsibilities of the positions will be: To provide a high standard of environmental cleanliness Management of unit waste and laundry items To organise and manage the unit supplies and maintain stock levels. To assist with non-nursing duties associated with patient care To prepare and give out light refreshments to patients as required. To provide direct patient care as delegated in association with and working alongside the registered nurses. Essential requirements will be: Understanding of the requirements of Infection Control with regards to the cleanliness of the environment in the clinical area. Proven ability to work as a team member The abi… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.