HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Care Tech Certified (CNA) - Float Pool - Part Time Nights in Englewood, Colorado

The Patient Care Tech/Certified Nurse Assistant in the Float Pool will work under the supervision of a nurse and perform various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. The position's tasks and responsibilities include: * Baths, dressing/undressing patients, assisting 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

EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: * Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training program.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * Certification as a Nurse Assistant in Colorado - required * American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider - required

EXPERIENCE : * 1-2 years of patient care experience in acute care or clinical preferred * Working knowledge of medical terminology (preferred)

Title: Patient Care Tech Certified (CNA) - Float Pool - Part Time Nights

Location: Colorado-Englewood-Swedish Medical Center

Requisition ID: 03167-56585