Nursing Assistant (CNA) Medical Surgical at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    6/26/2019
  • Job ID:
    19004592
  • Job Family
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Job Description


Description
Clinical Associate AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
 
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
Full Time Nights
 
You Will Be Responsible For:
I will provide a clean patient care environment and uphold all principles of infection control.
•     Consistently follow organizational guidelines for effective hand hygiene.
•     Follow guidelines for standard precautions as directed.
•     Maintain a neat and clean patient environment by changing linens, emptying trash and keeping hallways clean and free of clutter and equipment.
•     Perform environmental tasks as delegated with minimal supervision.
I will promote teamwork and nurture relationships so as to be seen as a positive member of the healthcare team.
•     Support the goals of the department and adheres to all organizational and departmental policies.
•     Attend all required staff meetings and mandatory training.
•     Communicate clearly and effectively to all customers, the RN and other members of the healthcare team.
•     Answer call lights, telephones and requests for assistance quickly and with a smile and pleasant demeanor.
•     Willingly seek and take on additional responsibilities as assigned within my competency level.
•     Resolve issues and problems as soon as they arise.
I will provide exceptional service and/or care to all patients, customers and team members.
•     Obtain and record patient vital signs and intake and output as directed. 
•     Assist patients with activities of daily living.
•     Turn and reposition patients with or without assistance as directed.
•     Listen attentively and provide information in a way that is respectful and ensures understanding.
•     Address customers by their preferred names.
•     Provide for privacy and dignity of all patients by closing doors and curtains when providing patient care.
I will ensure a safe environment for all patients, customers and team members.
•     Demonstrate proper use of patient care supplies and equipment.
•     Demonstrate knowledge of patient safety policies and respond appropriately to organizational disaster codes.
•     Follow directions accurately and completely.
•     Keep patient and hospital information confidential and out of public view.
Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • No Previous Experience Required
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association
 
Job Summary:
The Clinical Associate (CA) is a non-licensed support person, and functions as a member of the patient care team.  The CA is responsible for providing direct patient care and any assigned duties as designated by his/her competency level to ensure optimal patient care.  The CA works under the guidance of a Registered Nurse.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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