Community Health Systems Certified Nursing Assistant/Division Clerk - Med Surg in Clarksville, Tennessee

Description:

Under supervision and guidance of Registered Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant / Division Clerk is responsible for assisting the nursing staff in the daily operations and organization of the specific nursing unit and provide daily services involving basic care for patients. The Certified Nursing Assistant / Division Clerk upholds the policies and procedures set forth by Tennova Healthcare - Clarksville. The Certified Nursing Assistant / Division Clerk must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills to provide assistance appropriate to the age of the patient served. While maintaining patient/customer confidentiality, the Certified Nursing Assistant / Division Clerk promotes good public relations and applies and implements the philosophy, goals and objectives of Tennova Healthcare - Clarksville.

Qualifications

Education / License / Certification

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Clerical and computer experience preferred

  • Medical terminology preferred

  • Current license in state of Tennessee as a C.N.A.

  • Current BLS or obtained within 30 days of hire

Experience / Skills:

  • Prior experience as C.N.A. preferred

  • If new graduate, evidence of recent preceptorship and/or clinical in a clinical setting within last year.

  • Must be able to respond mentally, physically and appropriately to emergency situations

  • Interpersonal and communication skills necessary to address issues in tactful and timely manner to patients, families and hospital personnel

  • Attention to detail and concentration

  • Ability to work in fast-paced, ever-changing environment

Job: Medical / Surgical Unit

Organization: Tennova Health Care - Clarksville

Location: TN-Clarksville

Requisition ID: 1727334