HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Nursing Assistant- Telemetry Full-time Days in Margate, Florida

Patient Care Assistant / CNA - Telemetry / Tele Full-time Days Northwest Medical Center Margate, FL

Facility Description: Join a dynamic team of healthcare providers in a friendly work environment. We're dedicated to the highest quality patient care and we're looking for dedicated, qualified, compassionate professionals to become part of our team. Northwest Medical Center offers supportive management, great benefits and flexibility. A 223-bed medical center, we continue to expand and integrate the latest technology into patient care.

With the opening of our brand new, state of the art CV Tower and the future expansion of our Emergency Room which will double our ER in size, there is a lot of opportunity for professional growth. Cardiac services, oncology, neurosurgery and The Spine Institute - these are just a few of the areas in which we excel! /

/ /For the third consecutive year, HCA Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies of 2013. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for the fourth consecutive year. Join our tradition of excellence!/ / / /Benefits:/ /We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. // /

Job Description: Working under the supervision of a nurse, the Patient Care Assistant performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. The position's tasks and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Serves as an advocate for patients/family/SO with regard to decisions affecting the Plan of Care.

  • Continually prioritizes customer needs based on available data to assure a positive outcome based on age specificity.

  • Identifies patients at risk for fall and injury and implements appropriate safety precautions.

  • Recognizes and immediately reports changes in patient's status and condition and reports to Registered Nurse.

  • Prioritizes and assists with patient care activities based on needs of the patient in collaboration with the primary care nurse.

  • Assists health care team members by reinforcing age-specific instruction regarding treatments or use of equipment as appropriate.

  • Maintains working area and equipment in accordance with environmental and safety regulations.

  • Assures all patient rooms are neat and orderly.

  • Maintains confidentiality, security and integrity of patient and organizational data.

  • High School Graduate or equivalent required

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider

  • Certification as a Nurse Assistant CNA required

  • Working knowledge of medical terminology

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision

Title: Certified Nursing Assistant- Telemetry Full-time Days

Location: Florida-Margate-Northwest Medical Center - North Broward County

Requisition ID: 00456-4306