CNA2-Acute Psychiatric Unit-FT-Nights

Overview

Requisition Number:
22153
Job Code:
340
City:
Coos Bay
State:
OR
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Technical
Pay Rate Type:
Hourly

Description

 

Full-Time Position (72 Hours Per Pay Period)

Shift: 1900-0730      Days: Varied

Wages Based Upon Experience

CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

(22153)

POSITION SUMMARY

Collects objective patient data, provides patient care and comfort measures within scope of practice and as assigned by a licensed nurse.  Reports observations of patient and outcome of data-gathering and care activities to licensed nurse.  Documents appropriately in medical record. Monitors and adjusts patient and assists in activities of daily living. Adds safety to the patient who demonstrates behavior detrimental towards self or others.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

SKILLS AND ABILITIES
(Essential job requirements listed in bold)

  • Able to use a personal computer and various software programs applicable to the position 
  • Deals effectively interdepartmentally & with the public
  • Maintains confidentiality
  • Demonstrates ability to organize work effectively
  • Provides care that is appropriate to and respectful of patient’s age, culture, and spiritual needs
  • Maintains regular, consistent and punctual attendance at the assigned job location
  • Excellent telephone skills
  • Recognizes and reports abnormal occurrences
  • Knows the fire plan and escape routes for patient and self
  • Helps the patient care team maintain a safe and therapeutic environment

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES/DEGREES
(Essential job requirements listed in bold)

  • Ability to read, write legibly, and converse effectively in the English language
  • Current certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant 2 in the State of Oregon
  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) or must obtain by the last day of the month after the 60-day grace period
  • SAFE training certification or obtain within 6 months of hire
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of medical terminology preferred

EXPERIENCE
(Essential job requirements listed in bold)

  • Effective communication skills both verbally and written
  • Experience in hospital as a CNA2 within the past two years preferred.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Union Affiliation:  UFCW

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and job skills required.

Physical/Mental/Environmental Requirements

  •  Able to sit, stand, walk, bend, squat, reach, and stretch frequently
  •  May be required to lift up to 50 pounds
  •  Must use standard precautions due to threat of exposure to blood and body fluids
  •  Needs ability to communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking in person or on telephone
  •  Requires frequent use of personal computer
  •  Must demonstrate manual dexterity

The future looks bright at Bay Area Hospital, and we are always searching for quality people to join our team. We offer a great atmosphere, competitive pay, a wide array of benefits, and many growth opportunities for our employees. Anti-Retaliation Notice