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AdventHealth Unit Clerk Certified Nursing Assistant Full Time Days Sebring in Sebring, Florida

Description

Unit Clerk Certified Nursing Assistant AdventHealth Sebring

Location Address: 4200 Sun 'n Lake Boulevard Sebring, FL 33872

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Sebring

  • Faith Based & Mission driven Facility

  • Largest Employer in the County

  • Surrounded by beautiful Lakes, Golf Courses and Florida’s oldest State Park

  • Close knit community with a home town family feel

  • 2 hours to just about any beach on either Coast

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time/Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Assists in the patient/family care using established techniques with the multidisciplinary team.

  • Follows the principals of AIDET in all patient and family interactions.

  • Assists the patient with activities of daily living as ordered by the physician

  • Distributes food trays to patients. Assists patient with tray preparation and feeding as required.

  • Maintains the patient's environment in manner that promotes cleanliness, patient comfort and patient safety.

  • Responds to patient call lights/bells, cares for the needs of the patient according to her/his skill level.

  • Prepares the room to receive a new admission: zeros the bed scale, personal care items, linen, vital sign equipment, etc.

  • Welcomes new admission, orients patient to room.

  • Transfers patients from beds onto stretchers or beds or into wheelchairs with assistance of other patient care personnel when required.

  • Ensures patient and personal safety by following proper lifting and patient transporting techniques.

  • Provides patients with fresh water at established intervals

  • Documents personal care, intake and output, vital signs and weights as outlined in policy.

  • Performs patient care as delegated following hospital policies.

  • Participates in the patient/family care, utilizing established techniques as part of the multidisciplinary team.

  • Incorporates principles of infection control, fire & safety, and biohazardous waste handling into daily routines.

  • Maintains clinical competencies for patient population.

  • Collects patient specimens (urine, stool, sputum), labels at bedside comparing two unique patient identifiers, and send to lab for analysis according to protocol and communicate to nurse.

  • Promptly reports changes in patients’ status to the appropriate RN/LPN promptly.

  • Recognizes emergency situations and acts appropriately.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Florida C.N.A. License or Completion of Fundamentals of Nursing (transcript) upon hire

  • BLS - condition of employment

  • CPI prior to or within 6 months of employment (Emergency Department and Behavioral Health Unit)

Job Summary:

This combined role includes the duties of the Unit Clerk and the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) working under the supervision of the LPN and/or RN. All duties related to the patient care area will be carried out in accordance with the hospital mission, physician and patient expectation.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Patient Care

Organization: AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Sebring

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.