Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Med/Surg

Location
Brooksville, FL
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Jun 14, 2019
Closes
Jul 12, 2019
Ref
00643-9104
Contract Type
Permanent
Description
SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Oak Hill Hospital, part of the HCA West Florida hospital system, is a 232 bed-acute care hospital in the community of Brooksville. Our experienced healthcare team is dedicated to diagnosing and treating patients faster than any hospital in the county. We are the area's second largest private employer and offer the only comprehensive heart program in Hernando County. We go out of our way for our patients by offering an expanded ED and these Centers of Excellence:

Chest Pain Center with PCI * Heart & Vascular Institute * Orthopedics & Spine Care Center * Advanced Primary Stroke Center

Located near the family-friendly town of Brooksville, Oak Hill Hospital is situated on Florida's Nature Coast, which offers fishing, boating, bird watching and hiking. J oin us and see why we're excited to be in one of Florida's fastest growing counties.

At HCA West Florida's 16 hospitals we're not just caregivers, we're devoted to caring. Located along the Nature Coast from Citrus County in the North to Charlotte County in the South, we invite you on a journey to reach new heights in service excellence for our patients. As an integral part of the nation's largest healthcare system with more than 15,000 healthcare professionals on our team, we foster an environment where you will be supported, valued and encouraged to grow.

Make excellence your goal by joining our family of hospitals.

To learn more and to apply, go to www.MoreCareerChoices.com.

Working under the supervision of a nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant 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.

Qualifications

This position is full-time (72 hour per pay period) days with rotating weekends.

Required Job Qualifications Include:
  • High School Graduate or equivalent preferred.
  • Current BLS certification through the American Heart Association required.
  • Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training program required.
  • Florida Certification as a Nurse Assistant required.
  • Previous hospital experience is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of medical terminology required .
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
  • Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

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