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About UsMcLaren Health Care is a fully integrated health network committed to quality, evidence-based patient care with locations in Michigan and Indiana. The McLaren system includes 13 hospitals in Michigan, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, a primary and specialty care physician network, commercial and Medicaid HMOs, home health, infusion and hospice providers, pharmacy services, a clinical laboratory network and a wholly owned medical malpractice insurance company. McLaren operates Michigan’s largest network of cancer centers and providers, anchored by the Karmanos Cancer Institute, one of only 53 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the U.S.Nurse AideMichigan, Port HuronService/SupportMcLaren Port Huron24001762$2,500 Sign on bonusProvides health care for patients under the direction of a nurse. Assists patients under their care with day-to-day tasks, playing a vital support role.RESPONSIBILITIESAnswers patient calls and determines how best to help them.Provides physical support for patients with daily activities and personal hygiene, including bathing, dressing, getting out of bed, using the toilet, walking, standing or exercising.Turns and repositions bedridden patients.Ensures patients receive appropriate diet by reviewing their dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences. Provides encouragement and support with eating.Obtains and uses a wide range of information from physicians, caregivers and nurses about patient condition, treatment plans, and suggested activities to provide appropriate patient care.Measures and records food and liquid intake and urinary and fecal output and reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.Records vital signs, including blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and respiration rate as requested by staff or as ordered.Examines patients to detect issues requiring medical care, including open wounds, bruises or blood in urine.Delivers compassionate support, attention, and assistance to patients and families.Ensures compliance with all health care regulations, including HIPAA and OSHA.Maintains safe and clean working environment and protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control, hazardous waste and other policies and protocols.Performs other related duties as required and directed.REQUIREDHigh school diploma or equivalent.One month of job-related experience and/or training.Additional InformationSchedule: Full-timeRequisition ID: 24001762Daily Work Times: 7am-0730pmHours Per Pay Period: 72On Call: YesWeekends: YesMcLaren Health Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identification, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability, genetic information, height or weight, protected veteran or other classification protected by law.