HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Nursing Assistant (Nights) in Sanford, 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.

  • 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 Assistant (Nights)

Location: Florida-Sanford-Central Florida Regional Hospital

Requisition ID: 00327-6487