Samaritan Health Services CNA in Lebanon, Oregon

Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital * LCH Med Surg

Lebanon, OR

Nursing/ Patient Care

Casual, Varies,

  • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

  • Contributes to the nursing care of patients by completing direct patient care duties under the direction of the Registered Nurse.

  • DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

  • The Medical Surgical unit specializes in the care of acutely ill adults and of those who require surgery both emergent and elective. Medical Surgical patients are given the highest standards of professional care by registered nurses and nurse assistants. Specialty certification in Medical Surgical Nursing is strongly encouraged and supported.

  • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

  • 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.

  • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • 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/or 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.

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • 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 - STAIRS

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 40 - 60 Lbs

SQUATStatic (hold >30 sec)

KNEEL(on knees)

SIT

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs

CARRY1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

CARRY2-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

SQUATRepetitive

ROTATE TRUNKSitting

REACH- Upward

PUSH(0-20 pounds force)

PULL(0-20 pounds force)

STAND

WALK - LEVEL SURFACE

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs

CARRY2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

BEND FORWARDat waist

ROTATE TRUNKStanding

REACH -Forward

MANUAL DEXTERITYHands/wrists

FINGER DEXTERITY

PINCHFingers

GRASPHand/Fist

None specified

Posted: 12/06/2018

Req #: 43001

Start Time: Varies

Weekend Required: Occasional

Overtime Rule: 40

End Time: Varies

Salary Range: $14.53 - $21.34