Catholic Health Initiatives CNA Float Pool - Nights - Kearney in KEARNEY, Nebraska

CNA Float Pool - Nights - Kearney

Description

CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at CHIhealth.com.

CNA or Student Nurse Tech Full Time, Night, Scheduled Resource Team position

What is a Scheduled Resource Team? The Scheduled Resource Team is a nursing pool developed by CHI Health for flexible nurses, providing high quality care to patients across multiple nursing departments.

How will my pay rate of pay for Scheduled Resource Team be determined? Your base rate, shift, weekend and holiday differentials are identical to full and part-time employees. Merit increases are given in an identical manner as for all core staff members. Because the Scheduled Resource Team is designed to value flexibility, anyone committed to a .6 or higher will earn premium differential pay in addition to normal differential pay.

Premium Differential Pay:

Day Shift, 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m., earn an extra 10%

Night Shift, 6:30 p.m. – 6:30 a.m., earn an extra 15%

Scheduled Resource Team is for you, if you wish to:

  • Be rewarded for your flexibility in working in multiple nursing departments within a hospital.

  • Maximize your income by earning premium differential pay.

Scheduled Resource Team is not for you, if you:

  • Wish the stability of working on a single unit.

Job Summary / Essential Duties:

  • Responds to patient calls, anticipates patient needs, and assures patient safety and comfort through regular rounds, environmental maintenance and other appropriate safety measures.

  • Records vital signs and intake and output when requested into the patient record and/or computer. Reports any changes observed in the condition or behavior of patients and any unusual incidents/problems.

  • Performs nursing procedures which do not require the skill/knowledge or judgement of a licensed professional and which may be safely delegated in accordance with nursing policies and procedures.

  • Prepares and assists patients with meals. Feeds patients as directed. Distributes nourishments and drinking water.

  • Assures patient privacy while providing personal and routine care.

  • Establishes and maintains professional interpersonal relationships with patients, visitors, and other hospital personnel while assuring confidentiality of patient information.

  • Offers to assist co-workers and all team members to complete work assignments.

  • Participates in patient care conferences and contributes to planning patient care.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

Must be at least 16 years of age.

Must have successfully completed the 75-hour state approved course for Nursing Assistant if hired into the Nursing Assistant position after April 30, 1998.

Nurse Assistants must be on the Nurse Aide Registry of the State in which they work if hired into the Nursing Assistant position after April 30, 1998.

BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following:

American Red Cross: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer; and

American Heart Association: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.

Experience:

Preferred: Six months experience in an acute care hospital or skilled care facility in the acute care area.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

Ability to organize and prioritize work. Job requires individual and group interaction. Job requires continuous verbal communication skills, frequent reading skills, written communication skills, and computer skills.

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location NEBRASKA-KEARNEY-GOOD SAMARITAN

Daily Schedule Nights

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Every Third

Req ID: 2018-R0170748

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.