Samaritan Health Services CNA in Albany, Oregon
Samaritan Albany General Hospital * AGH Hospice Inpatient
Nursing/ Patient Care
Per Diem, Varies,
Contributes to the nursing care of patients by completing direct patient care duties under the direction of the Registered Nurse.
The Hospice teams at Samaritan Health Services support patients and family members through the final stages of their illness. The Samaritan Evergreen Hospice House in Albany is a 12 bed inpatient facility that provides symptom management, respite care and room and board. Services offered include skilled nursing care, pain and other symptom management, medical social services, counseling, spiritual support, hospice aides, trained hospice volunteers, bereavement support and medication and equipment as appropriate.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Current unencumbered Oregon CNA Level 2 certification required.
Healthcare Provider Level BLS required.
One (1) year experience in a hospital or long term care facility preferred.
AGH Hospice Inpatient:
Successful completion of Food Handler's course required within 30 days of hire.
Must be able to pass Criminal Records Check upon hire and every three (3) years thereafter.
Time Management: Ability to organize, plan and prioritize work to complete within required time frames and to follow-up on pending issues. Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in dynamic fast-paced environments and under pressure.
Social Perceptiveness: Ability to work with a diverse population from pediatrics to geriatrics. Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers. Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.
Communication: Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss issues.
Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)
Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time)
Frequently (34 - 66% of the time)
Continually (67 – 100% of the time)
CLIMB – LADDER
LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 40 - 60 Lbs
LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 20 – 40 Lbs
LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 40 – 60 Lbs
LIFT (Overhead: 54" and above) 20 - 40 Lbs
CARRY 1-handed, 40 - 60 pounds
CRAWL (hands & knees)
LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs
LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 40 - 60 Lbs
CARRY 1-handed, 20 - 40 pounds
CARRY 2-handed, 20 - 40 pounds
PUSH(0-20 pounds force)
PUSH(20-40 pounds force)
PULL (0-20 pounds force)
PULL(20-40 pounds force)
PULL(40 - 60 pounds force)
WALK - LEVEL SURFACE
WALK - INCLINE
CLIMB - STAIRS
LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 20 - 40 Lbs
LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs
SQUAT Static (hold >30 sec)
BEND FORWARD at waist
ROTATE TRUNK Sitting
ROTATE TRUNK Standing
ENTER & EXIT VEHICLE/MACHINERY
MANUAL DEXTERITY Hands/wrists
CARRY 1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
CARRY 2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
Req #: 42570
Start Time: Varies
Weekend Required: Occasional
Overtime Rule: 12+36
End Time: Varies
Salary Range: $14.73 - $21.64