• CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant - Acute Care

    Posted: 08/04/2019

    Certified Nursing Assistant – Acute Care
    We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant in Acute Care to:
    • Provide direct patient care, comfort, and assistance with activities of daily living and rehabilitation. 
    • Must be adaptable to changes in daily assignments, patient status changes and unit needs.
    • Ability to stay organized in a busy and demanding setting. 
    • High school degree or equivalent.
    • Previous experience as a nursing assistant preferred but not required.
    Licenses and Certifications:
    • Valid certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant.
    • Basic Life Support certification required within 3 months from date of hire.
    Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
    • Basic proficiency with computers, knowledge of Microsoft Office, and keyboarding skills.
    • Proficient on the use of patient care equipment and have the ability to operate safely.
    • Ability to state normal ranges for vital signs. 
    • Must have the ability to stay organized in a busy and demanding setting. 
    • Must be familiar with, and committed to following, all department SPH standards, policies, practices and procedures.
    • Able to present a professional, cheerful, caring and sensitive attitude to patients, their family members, coworkers and visitors.
    • Effectively and efficiently communicate, both verbally and in writing, in all encounters.
    • Courtesy, tact, and ability to get along with coworkers as a team member, and ability to keep sensitive information about patients and others strictly confidential is essential. 
    • Ability to perform duties without constant supervision. 
    • Knowledge of medical terminology. 
    • Ability to communicate well and explain procedures to patients. 
    • Must have the ability to independently problem solve within the parameters of their role.
    • Part time position consisting of 60 hours in a bi-weekly pay period (0.75 FTE)
      • 12 hours shifts primarily on nights
    • Competitive health and dental insurance options
    • Flexible paid time off to  balance work and life
    • Retirement plan with immediate vesting and employer match up to 5%
    • Free State-of-the-art fitness facility membership
    • Generous tuition reimbursement
    • Employer provided life and disability insurance

    Organization Summary:

    Sauk Prairie Healthcare is a nationally-recognized system of primary and specialty services headquartered in a new state-of-the-art facility. We set the standard for service excellence, patient safety, and overall quality.
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