CNA Surgical Services PRN
Cache Valley Hospital
Since it was established in 2000, Cache Valley Hospital has delivered high quality, cost-effective care to people who live and work in Cache, Box Elder and Rich counties as well as southern Idaho and western Wyoming communities. The medical staffs patient-centered approach to delivering evidence-based care and utilizing advanced medical technology has ensured exceptional patient experiences and clinical outcomes. In 2013, this community hospital achieved the Health Insight Quality Award as well as five-star rankings from Healthgrades for its statistically significantly better patient outcomes related to spinal fusions and total knee replacements.
Certified Nursing Assistant
The Certified Nurses Assistant is responsible for bringing the patient to the outpatient area after the admission desk notifies outpatient that the patient has been admitted and is read to come to the operating room. She is responsible for identifying patient and procedure to be done, placing patient in proper cubicle, taking vital signs, getting patient in proper surgical attire and ready for surgery, and assisting patient as necessary. She notifies the patients nurse that the patient is ready, and helps to compile and complete patient chart. She keeps operating room schedule running smoothly by keeping in contact with patients as needed. Helps with patients belongings and maintains relationship with patients family while patient is in surgery, assists them as needed, helps them to waiting room. Communicates well with other departments as to changes in schedule and room assignments. Assists the nurse with care of patient as directed. Monitors patients vital signs and notifies nurse of changes. Assist in transporting patients in hospital bed, on gurney, or in wheel chair. Assists in helping patients move and helps in transporting patients to their ride home. Cleans and fully stocks patient cubicles.
Licensure/Certification: BLS within 30 days of hire, current CNA licensure.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of Certified Nurses Assistant required. High School Diploma or equivalent required.