Haywood Regional Medical Center
Assists patients with performing activities of daily living.
Provides or assists with providing direct patient care, diagnostic procedures and therapeutic interventions.
Observes and records patient behavior and activities. Reports any changes in physical, mental or emotional condition to nursing staff and suggests modifications to the treatment plan.
Provides crisis intervention with incoming calls and on the unit to maintain safety.
Facilitates psychoeducational groups.
Minimum EducationHigh School diploma or equivalent required.Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare, Psychology, Counseling or related field preferred.
Minimum Work ExperienceSix months of experience working with population served ORPeer Support Specialist Training ORCertified Nursing Assistant (CNA)*
Required SkillsRequires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Certifications:AHA Basic Life Support (BLS)American Heart Association First Aid *not required for CNAHandle With Care required within 90 days of hire.
Required LicensesNursing AssistantLifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
* For CNA/MHA - must have and maintain North Carolina Certified Nursing Assistant