376K00000X Taxonomy Code - Nurse's Aide

Taxonomy Code

Code: 376K00000X

Type: Nursing Service Related Providers

Classification: Nurse's Aide

Specialization: N/A

Level: Level II - Classification

Definition: (1) An unlicensed individual who is trained to function in an assistive role to the licensed nurse in the provision of patient/client activities as delegated by the nurse; (2) An individual trained (either on-the-job or through a formal course generally of less than one year) and experienced in performing patient or client-care nursing tasks that do not require the skills of a specialist, technician, or professional. Examples of tasks performed by nurses aides include changing clothes, diapers, and beds; assisting patients to perform exercises or personal hygiene tasks, and supporting communication or social interaction. Specific education and credentials are not required for this work.

Version: NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 18.0

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