Providence Health & Services Certified Nursing Assistant - Nursing Float Pool in Medford, Oregon
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant - Nursing Float Pool to Providence Medford Medical Center in Medford , OR. You will be scheduled to work day shift, which consists of 3, 12 hour shifts (7am-7:30pm). Our CNAs are required to be available any day of the week, as you will participate in a weekend rotation schedule.
We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant - Nursing Float Pool who will provide non-professional direct patient care under the supervision and direction of an RN, utilizing the care plan. You will also be cross trained on Telemetry monitoring. We are seeking CNAs who are interested in growing in their professional clinical skill base.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Operate safely within scope of practice as defined by the Oregon State Board of Nursing
Provide quality patient care:
Deliver kind, gentle, respectful, safe care
Follow directions from RN by:
Carrying out the care plan accurately according to established standards, policies and procedures and scope of practice
Assisting RN with admissions, discharges and transfers
Offering to RN any information about special care needs that need to be included in the care plan
Observe and report patient changes to RN promptly. Observes patient as indicated by care plan, as directed
Promptly report unusual occurrences to RN
Respond promptly to patient needs and requests
Maintain strict confidentiality and privacy for patient/family
Communicate accurately and with sensitivity, as perceived by patient and/or family
Cooperate with Charge Nurse to maintain a positive work atmosphere and cohesive unit:
Contribute to a spirit of teamwork with co-workers:
Offer support/help to team members
Ask for and accepts help when needed
Give positive feedback to team members
Demonstrate a willingness to pursue conflict resolution
Documentation of attendance on Education Record of nine or more units or NSA meetings per year
Limit communication of personal information to breaks/meal time, away from patient area
Assist and cooperate with instructors, students, and orientation of new personnel
Assume responsibility for own continuing education including documentation
Practice within scope at the direction of the Charge Nurse and the assigned RN
Required q ualifications for this position include:
Completion of certification course for Nursing Assistants
Current Oregon state licensure as a Certified Nursing Assistant
Current BLS certification
Preferred q ualifications for this position include:
1 year experience in nursing home or hospital experience
CNA 2 certification through the Oregon State Board of Nursing, or Completion of CNA2 coursework and certification when training made available
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Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 250468