Kalispell Regional Healthcare CNA - Med / Surg Inpatient at The HealthCenter in Kalispell, Montana
Provides basic nursing care to patients under the direction and supervision of Registered Nurses and/or Licensed Practical Nurses. Coordinates care with other disciplines. This position serves adult, geriatric and pediatric populations.
*Delivers basic patient care under the guidance and direction of the RN/LPNs on the unit to safely meet the needs of the patient(s).
*Refers to the patient care Kardex and/or eKardex to maintain patient care goals. Communicates with the RN/LPN in an effort to coordinate workloads and patient priorities.
*Performs accurate CNA assessment while taking patient’s vital signs. Informs the RN/LPN assigned to the patient of any abnormal vital signs and/or changes in the patient’s condition.
*Maintains patient privacy as defined by KRMC policies and procedures.
*Assists patient with activities of daily living such as ambulation, transferring to a chair, eating, grooming, etc. Monitors patients’ activity to prevent them from harm.
*Documents in a timely and efficient manner the care rendered to the patient as defined by KRMC policy and procedures.
*Assists the RN/LPN in maintaining unit function by restocking of rooms and supply areas.
*Maintains equipment in patient care rooms for safety and cleanliness.
*Assists the RN/LPN with maintaining compliance with Medicare and all applicable regulatory standards.
*Works with the RN/LPNs to set and maintain priorities for patient care tasks.
*Adheres to and upholds all organizational customer service policies and standards while caring for patients, their families and interacting with co-workers and physicians.
Current Montana CNA Certificate.
Current Heartsaver AED required.
Acute Care experience preferred.
Must possess professional communication skills, and work effectively with a diverse customer and coworker population. Must employ tact, diplomacy and compassion with all types of people.
Must use good judgment, apply a high degree of integrity and maintain confidentiality at all times. Understanding of the confidentiality laws that govern the provider-patient relationship, including but not limited to HIPAA guidelines.
Job Locations US-MT-Kalispell
Requisition ID 2020-8725
Category LPN / CNA / CMA / MA
Pay Period Status 72
Shift Start Hours 7:00 PM
Shift End Hours 7:30 AM
Schedule Rotating Holidays and Weekends
Position Type Full Time (Benefits Eligible)