Appalachian Regional Healthcare

Certified Nurse Aide Highlands

Job Locations US-KY-Prestonsburg
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Allied Health
Highlands ARH Regional Medical Center
Posted Date
1 month ago(6/2/2024 4:30 PM)
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Nursing - Med Surg Unit 1
Day Shift


The Nursing Assistant assists in patient care throughout nursing areas, and is responsible for the safe transport of patients via wheelchair or stretcher, dispatch services and appropriate documentation of services. Provides the services of an Observer for any patient on a patient care unit who has been assessed to require constant observation in order to maximize his/her safety. Performs general receptionist and clerical duties in order to facilitate efficient functioning of the nursing unit.


Minimum Education:  

  • High school graduate or equivalent preferred

Minimum Work Experience: 

  • Previous hospital experience preferred

Required Licenses/Certifications: 

  • Certified Nurse Aide in Kentucky

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: 

  • Ability to communicate effectively and document information accurately
  • Ability to deal efficiently and effectively with a wide variety of individuals
  • Knowledge of basic medical terminology preferred
  • Basic computer knowledge is preferred
  • Ability to move or lift patients and equipment
  • Ability to work independently within general guidelines
  • Ability to communicate in English, both orally and written


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