Community Health Systems Certified Nursing Assistant in Punta Gorda, Florida

Description:

PURPOSE:

Responsible for assigned patient care, including assisting with activities of daily living, the provision of basic nursing care, documentation of completed activities, and assisting in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direct and supervision of a Registered Nurse.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assists with personal care needs of patient. Documentation, Specimen Collection, Labeling and sign- out. Specialized skills: Assists in the completion of specialized skills through collaboration and teamwork. Demonstrates consistent competency and dependability in completing assigned tasks. Patient Education and Observation. Communication and Safety in Care Delivery. Demonstrates a commitment to continued self growth and maintenance of competency. Where appropriate, performs population(s) served patient assessment demonstrating awareness of growth and development for each age group. Demonstrates knowledge of population(s) served assessment, recognizing psychosocial levels and development patterns. Provides for age appropriate stimulation and learning needs. Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops. Actively participates in such organizations/associations and provides feedback on relevant programs in a timely manner. Cooperates with the implementation of standards set forth by JCAHO and federal regulations. Assists in housekeeping duties.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education and Training:

High School Graduate or equivalent Certificate or course experience as nursing assistant preferred..

Licensure, Certification and/or Registration:

Clear/active FL CNA registered with the DOH required. EMT and/or Paramedic License acceptable. Current BLS certification required.

Experience:

Must have one year of hospital experience in the area working.

Job: Step Down / Progressive Care

Organization: Bayfront Health Punta Gorda

Location: FL-Punta Gorda

Requisition ID: 1726229