+1 (868)285-9JOB/ +1 (868) 293-0678 #143 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago WI. Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00. Sunday CLOSED

ENROLLED NURSING ASSISTANT

  • Location:
    NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN NORTH CENTRAL - CUREPE, MT HOPE, SAN JUAN
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    MEDICAL, NURSING, PHARMACY, HEALTH
  • Deadline:
    February 18, 2020

VACANCY

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the following position at the North-Central Regional Health Authority:

Enrolled Nursing Assistant

The incumbent will be responsible for providing non-technical nursing care assistance to assigned patients.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Performs assigned nursing procedures for the comfort and well-being of patients, such as assisting in the admission of new patients.
  • Monitors Vital Signs – Temperature, Pulse, Respirations and Blood Pressures; record the results on patients’ charts and report to the organisational relationship for detection of deviations from the normal ranges.
  • Takes readings from patients such as weight, height.
  • Oversees personal hygiene of patients.
  • Collects and label specimens (sputum/urine) in containers to be sent to the laboratory for analysis.
  • Dresses superficial wounds; administer prescribed procedures (enemas, treat pressure areas, massage, etc).
  • Administers specified medication (insulin) and enter time and amount on patients’ charts.
  • Assembles equipment as directed by the organisational relationship, such as catheters, tracheotomy tubes and oxygen supplies.
  • Assists patients to walk about the ward/unit as permitted.
  • Records food and fluid intake and emission.
  • Responds to all patients’ call signals.

Minimum Qualifications, Training and Experience:

  • Minimum of three (3) CXC O’level passes; one (1) of which must be English Language.
  • Certificate in the Nursing Assistant Training Programme from an accredited institution.
  • Current licensure with the Nursing Council of Trinidad and Tobago.

* Certificates acquired at foreign universities MUST be supported by certified transcripts as well as evidence that the completed programme is accredited in Trinidad and Tobago.*

All applications should be submitted with a cover letter, a detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of relevant certificates, birth certificate, a police certificate of good character, a contact number and two (2) testimonials by February 18, 2020 and addressed (with the name of the position applied for, clearly labelled, on the outside of the envelope and the cover letter). To:

 Office of the General Manager, Human Resources
North-Central Regional Health Authority
Building # 39, Third Floor
Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex
Champs Fleurs
 Unsuitable/late applications will not be acknowledged.

 

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