CNA PRN, Progressive Care Unit
Location:
Idaho Falls , Idaho
Posted:
October 17, 2017
Reference:
00310-37210
The largest medical facility in the region, Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) is a modern, Joint Commission-accredited, 330-bed full-service hospital located in Idaho Falls. Idaho Falls offers a rich variety of outdoor activities with Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Jackson, WY and Sun Valley all within a short drive from our hospital.


Progressive Care Unit: C.N.A. PRN

The Certified Nursing Assistant works 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, and assists with other personal hygiene needs
  • 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

Qualifications:
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
  • Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training program.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
  • Certification as a Nurse Assistant (required)
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
EXPERIENCE:
  • Working knowledge of medical terminology (preferred)

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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