· Complies with departmental, divisional and hospital policies and standards.
· Demonstrates awareness of the rising costs of healthcare and implements budgetary containment measures.
· Maintains equipment in its proper working condition; identifies malfunctioning equipment and takes appropriate action.
· Seeks and accepts constructive criticism and implements actions designed for self-improvement.
· Assists in the organization and operations of the unit via guidelines, policy, and procedures.
· Performs ordered 12-lead electrocardiogram as directed by RN (ED only)
6. May participate as a member of the Patient Care Delivery team that includes: Virtual Care RN, bedside RN & LPN.
7. Other duties as assigned
Addendum A: Psychiatric
· Monitor, report, and document changes in patients thought, behavior, and mood.
· Conduct therapeutic groups and activities, as assigned.
· Participate in multidisciplinary treatment team.
· Assist case manager in all legal paperwork regarding voluntary and involuntary admissions.
What You Will Need:
· Mature judgment and the ability to handle confidential information within Florida Hospital guidelines and applicable regulations.
· Personal qualities such as kindness, compassion, understanding, integrity, respect, sense of humor, discretion and confidentiality.
· Ability to communicate verbally in English and in written form with persons of varied backgrounds in a respectful, effective and professional manner.
· Ability to learn and apply computer related applications and programs, including using electronic keyboards and other peripheral devices.
· Critical thinking / problem solving skills
· Teamwork, tact and conflict resolution
· Organizational, multitasking and prioritization skills
· Performs accurate documentation within the electronic medical record
· Basic computer skills
· Customer service skills
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
· High school diploma or certificate of completion Nursing Assistant Program
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
· Medical terminology
· Previous CNA Experience
· Previous 12 lead EKG experience (Emergency Department only)
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· Florida C.N.A. License
· BLS -condition of employment
· CPI within 6 months of employment (Emergency Department and Behavioral Health Unit)
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
The Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.), under the supervision of the LPN and/or RN, provides physical care as part of the multidisciplinary team, in accordance with the Hospital mission, physician and patient expectations.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.