HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Nursing Assistant CNA GeroPsych FT Days in Trinity, Florida
Working under the supervision of a nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. The position's tasks and responsibilities include: * Bathes, dresses/undresses patients assist with personal hygiene. * Serves and collects food trays. Assists with patient feeding. * Transports, positions and drapes patients for exams and treatments. * Assists patients in ambulating. * Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O. * Performs non sterile dressing changes. * Passes and collects bed pans. * Changes bed linens. * Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Required Job Qualifications Include: * High School Graduate or equivalent required. * Current BLS certification through the American Heart Associationrequired. * Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training program required. * Florida Certification as a Nurse Assistantrequired. * Previous hospital experience is required. * Working knowledge of medical terminologyrequired . * Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. * Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision. * Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Certified Nursing Assistant CNA GeroPsych FT Days
Location: Florida-Trinity-Medical Center of Trinity
Requisition ID: 00146-6776