Kadlec CNA - Cardiac and Stepdown in Richland, Washington
Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Certified Nursing Assistant to join our growing Cardiac Unit team located in Richland, Washington!
Shift Details: Full time, 0.9. 12 hour variable shifts. (Primarily days).
This position will cross train to our new Stepdown Unit located on 9 River Pavilion.
GED or High School Diploma from an accreditededucational institution required.
Current WA State Certified Nursing Assistant Licensurerequired.
WA State MA-R Licensure within 60 days from date ofhire into the position.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare ProviderBLS required.
Completion of a formal Certified Nursing Assistantprogram preferred.
One year experience in a patient care settingpreferred.
Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Certified Nursing Assistant you perform a variety of tasks to assist professional nursing personnel in providing patient care in an assigned area.
Assists professional nursing staff with daily care of patients by performing basic technical and non-technical tasks under direction and supervision.
Provides a.m. to p.m. care; e.g., bathing patient, peri-care, personal care; makes bed, changes gown. Adheres to department procedures and standards.
Measures and records vital signs (temperature, pulse, and blood pressure), height and weight. Measures and records fluid and food intake and output. Documents information following department procedure.
Prepares patients for meals, assists in feeding patients, if necessary. Distributes water and other nourishments according to the patients' needs.
Prepares room and bed for receiving patient, assuring a clean and safe environment. Continues to observe patient's environment to ensure safety and comfort.
Performs treatment procedures such as surgical skin preparations and application of ice packs and heat following department procedure and standards.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, Washington, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer.” Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 211452