Catholic Health Initiatives HUC/CNA - Family Birth Center - Part Time Days in SILVERDALE, Washington

HUC/CNA - Family Birth Center - Part Time Days

Description

Harrison Medical Center has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are part of a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Job Summary:

This job is responsible for supporting patient care in the performance of reception, support and general clerical duties. The incumbent fosters positive customer relations and communications, in addition at times you will work as a CNA. As a Certified Nursing Assistant, you will assist in delivering nursing care, under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN).

Essential Duties:

Health Unit Coordinator:

Performs receptionist and support duties at the assigned unit; handles incoming and outgoing communications, transfers calls appropriately, greets and assists visitors, answers questions in accordance with established procedures.

Maintains a neat and organized work environment; orders, stocks and replenishes supplies and equipment as necessary; identifies and reports problems with supplies or equipment; enters equipment repair requests in system, tags equipment and removes from service.

Maintains a safe work and patient environment, adhering to the hospital’s Safety, Risk Management, Regulatory Standards and infection prevention.

Provides general support activities for the unit.

Performs related duties as required.

Certified Nursing Assistant:

Providing personal care with hygiene and physical comfort, including feeding, bathing, shaving, changing clothes, bed making, ambulation, lifting, turning, moving, transferring, skin care and bowel and bladder elimination. You'll provide the care that is required to meet the personal primary needs and comfort of your patients based upon your scope of practice, skills and abilities.

Preparing patients, equipment and supplies for specific procedures and examinations.

Performing, monitoring, reporting and documenting clinical activities within your scope of practice. This includes observing and reporting changes in your patients' condition to the RN. This also includes obtaining, labeling and transporting samples (e.g., urine, stool, sputum specimens and blood products); providing patient information to nursing staff so that it will be included in the plan of care; and documenting patient data.

Assisting nursing staff with patient admissions, transfers and discharges by inventorying and storing patients' belongings, providing patients with personal care items, orienting patients and their families and transporting patients using wheelchairs, stretchers or patient beds.

Maintaining a neat and organized work environment, ordering, stocking and replenishing supplies and equipment as necessary, identifying and reporting problems with supplies or equipment; entering equipment repair requests in system, tagging equipment and removing it from service.

Maintaining a safe work and patient environment, adhering to the hospital’s Safety, Risk Management, Regulatory Standards and infection prevention.

Participating in quality assurance and quality improvement initiatives and activities as well as your own professional learning and growth opportunities.

Demonstrating cultural sensitivity and cultural competence by using communication tools and materials for effective communication and understanding how the cultures of patient populations can affect communication, collaboration and the provision of care, treatment and services.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

  • Completion of an accredited Nursing Assistant program (or military medical specialty training).

  • Six months related work experience, preferably in a hospital setting.

  • Prefer experience in a specialty unit.

  • Preference is given toward applicants with experience as both a Certified Nursing Assistant and Unit Coordinator.

  • Current Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.)

  • Current healthcare provider Basic Life Support (CPR) certification is required.

Job Allied Health

Primary Location WASHINGTON-SILVERDALE-HARRISON SILVERDALE

Daily Schedule 7 am - 730 pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0129486