IU Health La Porte Hospital
Responsible for providing basic nursing care for patients under the supervision of an RN or the charge person in the department. Provides nursing care without discrimination on the basis of diagnosis, age, sex, race, creed, or color. Duties are planned and assigned by an RN or charge person in the department to meet the patient and family needs. Expectations for assessment, treatment, and care of patients include specific training and competency for Adult: 18-69 years old; and Late Adult: 70+ years old.
EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE
High school diploma required. Sitter Safety training required. Knowledge and skills related to the direct observation of patients, organizational skills, computer skills and communication skills.