AdventHealth Nursing Assistant (CNA) Float Pool in Shawnee, Kansas

Description

Clinical Associate AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74 th Street, Shawnee Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Days

12 hour shifts

You Will Be Responsible For:

I will provide a clean patient care environment and uphold all principles of infection control.

· Consistently follow organizational guidelines for effective hand hygiene.

· Follow guidelines for standard precautions as directed.

· Maintain a neat and clean patient environment by changing linens, emptying trash and keeping hallways clean and free of clutter and equipment.

· Perform environmental tasks as delegated with minimal supervision.

I will promote teamwork and nurture relationships so as to be seen as a positive member of the healthcare team.

· Support the goals of the department and adheres to all organizational and departmental policies.

· Attend all required staff meetings and mandatory training.

· Communicate clearly and effectively to all customers, the RN and other members of the healthcare team.

· Answer call lights, telephones and requests for assistance quickly and with a smile and pleasant demeanor.

· Willingly seek and take on additional responsibilities as assigned within my competency level.

· Resolve issues and problems as soon as they arise.

I will provide exceptional service and/or care to all patients, customers and team members.

· Obtain and record patient vital signs and intake and output as directed.

· Assist patients with activities of daily living.

· Turn and reposition patients with or without assistance as directed.

· Listen attentively and provide information in a way that is respectful and ensures understanding.

· Address customers by their preferred names.

· Provide for privacy and dignity of all patients by closing doors and curtains when providing patient care.

I will ensure a safe environment for all patients, customers and team members.

· Demonstrate proper use of patient care supplies and equipment.

· Demonstrate knowledge of patient safety policies and respond appropriately to organizational disaster codes.

· Follow directions accurately and completely.

· Keep patient and hospital information confidential and out of public view.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • No Previous Experience Required

  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

Job Summary:

The Clinical Associate (CA) is a non-licensed support person, and functions as a member of the patient care team. The CA is responsible for providing direct patient care and any assigned duties as designated by his/her competency level to ensure optimal patient care. The CA works under the guidance of a Registered Nurse.

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

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.