C.N.A. in Etowah, TN at Starr Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 8/21/2018

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Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

CNA - Nursing Home - Etowah Campus - PRN - Night Shift  position available. 

Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide for the individual rights of patients receiving services of the medical center.
  • Provides direct observation of the patient's physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs as they relate to the patient's age.
  • Provides appropriate nursing care based on the individual patient's needs, as directed by the RN/LPN.
  • Provides healthcare education, as directed by the RN/LPN, to patients and/or families in response to identified educational needs.
  • Provide continuity of care by enlisting the services of other healthcare team members to plan a timely and trouble-free discharge to the level of care appropriate to the patient's condition.
  • Manage the patient's care to ensure patient safety.
  • Manages the patient's environment of care and care unit to ensure environmental safety.
  • Manage time and supplies efficiently in the care of the patient to ensure cost-effective and efficient use of resources.
  • Communicate pertinent information to appropriate individuals in the management of nursing care.
  • Accurately document the activities of patient care in the patient record in a complete and timely manner.
  • Possess necessary knowledge of patient information systems, equipment use/cleaning/trouble-shooting, and isolation techniques to ensure availability of information, safe equipment use, and appropriate infection control in the medical center setting.

Job Requirements

Qualifications for the position:
  • Graduate of approved Certified Nurse's Aid program, or actively participating in approved CNA class required
  • BLS required

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran