HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Nursing Asssitant PRN (as needed) in Largo, Florida

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.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

  • An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D

Required Job Qualifications Include: * High School Graduate or equivalent required. * Current BLS certification through the American Heart Associationrequired. * Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training program required. * Florida Certification as a Nurse Assistantrequired. * Previous hospital experience is required. * Working knowledge of medical terminologyrequired. * 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.

Title: Certified Nursing Asssitant PRN (as needed)

Location: Florida-Largo-Largo Medical Center- Largo

Requisition ID: 00144-10138