Protective Care Staff - Emergency Department - Critical Access Job
Date:Aug 4, 2014
Location:Friday Harbor, WA, US
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and nine medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship. This is The Spirit of Healing—The Spirit of PeaceHealth.
Department:Emergency PIMC (3200)
** This is a per diem position; you must live at Friday Harbor**
Responsible for assisting professional nursing personnel in providing quality, compassionate patient care within scope of certification by performing tasks involving direct and indirect patient care, treatment and maintenance of the nursing unit using skills and knowledge in basic nursing procedures and techniques.
1. Provides protective care to patients who are confused and who are at risk of harming themselves or others.
2. Under the direction of the RN, perform basic technical skills within the scope of the CNA I certification.
3. Provide transport support to various departments.
4. Performs other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Minimum of one year experience in an acute care facility preferred.
Current Certified Nursing Assistant certification level as required by state of Washington.
Demonstrates a courteous, caring, and understanding attitude towards patients, families, co-workers, visitors, volunteers, peers, and physicians.
Peace Island Medical Center:
Will perform environmental services, security assistance and emergency response duties as needed.
Location: Friday Harbor, WA
Posting Notes: Friday Harbor, WA || CNA/LPN/MA; Professionals - Clinical || Per Diem/Relief || EMERGENCY SVCS