CNA Float Pool, Full-Time Days

Location
Salt Lake City, Utah
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Nov 12, 2017
Ref
00954-37260
Specialty
Support Staffing
Contract Type
Permanent

St. Mark's Hospital provides a full array of services to the surrounding community, including the following service lines: cardiac, nicu, orthopedics, behavioral health, skilled nursing, acute rehab, as well as many others.  St. Mark's is the oldest running hospital in Utah with rich traditions and a reputation for excellent patient care and quality outcomes.  St. Mark's Hospital is nestled at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains and only a stones's throw away from many national parks, including Moab, Zion, Canyonlands, etc.

 

Certified Nursing Assistant: Full-Time Days

Working under the supervision of an RN in the Acute Care Setting, the Resource Staff C.N.A. performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients.  The position's tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Bathes, dresses/undresses patients assist with personal hygiene.
  • Serves and collects food trays.  Assists with patient feeding.
  • Transports, positions  and drapes patients for exams and treatments.
  • Assists patients in ambulating.
  • Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O.
  • Performs non sterile dressing changes.
  • Passes and collects bed pans.
  • Changes bed linens.
  • Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Qualified candidates must be willing to float between these three specialties as needed and fill in for any staffing shortages. 2 years of  Acute Care nursing experience is required.