HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Nurse Assistant Medical Surgical Telemetry Unit PRN in Sebring, Florida

C.N.A., Med/Surg/Tele Unit, PRN Highlands Regional Medical Center Sebring, FL

Facility Description:

Highlands Regional Medical Center, located in Sebring, FL is a 126-bed inpatient, full service facility offering a full range of Emergency, Surgical, Inpatient and Outpatient services. Highlands Regional Medical Center offers the most advanced technology and attracts the most highly qualified physicians and surgeons in our area. Serving the surrounding counties with all the expertise and compassion at its command, Highlands Regional Medical Center has cared for the citizens of Highlands and its surrounding counties since 1965. As we grow, the hospital is becoming more and more important to the people throughout this area.

Expertly staffed and equipped, this full-service hospital provides the proper environment essential for patient progress and ultimate recovery. Highlands Regional Medical Center's personnel, consisting of highly trained professionals, form a dedicated healthcare team whose coordinated efforts assure consistent excellence in various medical specialties. Highlands Regional's modern facility is designed to meet the diversity of its patients’ needs, from emergency care, to outpatient care, to surgery.

Job Description:

Working under the supervision of a RN, the Certified Nurse 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 bedpans.

  • 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.

    Position Qualifications:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent preferred

  • Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training

  • FL state certification as a Nurse Assistant

  • Current BLS certification as a Healthcare Provider (American Heart Association)

  • Working knowledge of medical terminology

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

  • Ability to make quick 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 Nurse Assistant Medical Surgical Telemetry Unit PRN

Location: Florida-Sebring-Highlands Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26950-511