Providence Health & Services Certified Nursing Assistant 2 - Medical Surgical in Newberg, Oregon
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant 2 - Medical Surgical (0.9 FTE, Nights) to Providence Newberg Medical Center in Newberg, OR.
We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant 2 who will assist with basic patient care for patients and specific delegated duties that support the delivery of quality patient care, under the supervision of an RN. The Certified Nursing Assistant 2 must be competent to interact and gather data from patients of all ages, including pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric. Consequently, the Certified Nursing Assistant 2 must be competent to observe and report to RN a patient's self-report or behavior.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Provide direct patient care within scope of practice by assisting RN and other team members:
Collect and document data about patients.
Report observations/information regarding patient care/condition to RN in a timely manner.
Communicate needs to appropriate personnel.
Assist with transportation of patients, supplies, specimens, etc. as requested.
Respond to identified patient emergencies following leader’s direction to assure timely and effective response.
Inform oncoming staff of unfinished or incomplete tasks/treatments or unmet patient/family needs.
Provide care based on plan of care.
Provide for comfort and safety of patient.
Facilitate patient care through designated tasks:
Answer call system immediately.
Stock patient care supplies appropriate.
Maintain knowledge and/or competency in use of unit specific equipment/procedures:
Unit specific computer applications.
Lift and transfer equipment.
Vital sign machines.
Other patient specific equipment.
Participate in patient safety and quality improvement initiatives.
Advance professional image through professional development:
Participate in unit meetings and activities.
Complete unit/PH&S continuing education.
Required q ualifications for this position include:
Completion of Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) recognized Acute Care Certified Nursing Assistant 2 (CNA 2) course, or "grandfathered" to CNA 2 per OSBN requirements
Active and unencumbered license in the state of Oregon as Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
Preferred q ualifications for this position include:
1 year acute hospital experience
1 year experience as a CNA 2
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 244248