Catholic Health Initiatives CNA - Medical / Surgical, Flaget in BARDSTOWN, Kentucky
CNA - Medical / Surgical, Flaget
Provides direct patient care under the supervision of the licensed
nursing staff within the scope of practice. Contributes to the safe
and efficient operation of nursing services.
Communicates effectively and appropriately
Contributes to maintenance of clean, safe environment to minimize
hazards of infection or injury to patients and/or staff.
Obtains basic physical assessment data (vital signs,
intake/output, weights etc.) and documents in patient medical record.
Provides routine and procedural hygienic needs to patients.
Assist in meeting patient’s activity needs to include:
elimination, comfort and privacy by responding to patient’s request.
Assist with performance of PT needs under the assistance of RN/PT
to include range of motion, ambulation, transfers, ADL training for home care.
Demonstrates competency in unit protocols for performing EKG’s(if
applicable), glucose monitoring, and other competencies based on department
Demonstrates knowledge related to age appropriate behavior
of pediatrics, adolescents, adults and geriatrics as applicable.
Documents or reports care provided, observations, and pertinent
information to the nursing services
Assist in prevention of nosocomial infections as evidenced by
adherence to infection control policies and procedures.
Uses personal protective equipment and complies with all universal
precautions, bloodborne pathogens and specific isolation precautions (e.g.
contact, airborne, protective).
Completes patient care assignments by the end of the shift or
reports status of care to charge nurse
Make rounds on patients hourly.
Responds to requests promptly and courteously
Attends all mandatory hospital-based in services on time.
Assist with orientation of new unit personnel according to unit
Attends 80% of shift meetings, reads and initials all meeting
Completes all core and unit specific competencies on time.
Assists in delivering high quality health care services in a
professional, compassionate, and courteous manner while respecting the dignity
and individuality of each person who comes in contact with the organization by
following the standards of excellence, standards of behavior, and the standards
of professional appearance and conduct.
/ Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):
of nursing assistance required
School Diploma or GED
Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association required
least 1 year in a healthcare setting preferred
have ability to read, analyze, and interpret common and industry-related
have the ability to respond to common inquires or complaints from patients,
families, KentuckyOne staff and the general public.
Job Clinical Support
Primary Location KENTUCKY-BARDSTOWN-FLAGET MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Daily Schedule Nights
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0161733
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.