CNA - Ortho/Neuro, Full-Time
Company: Benefis Health System
Location: Great Falls
Posted on: April 11, 2019
Provides direct and indirect patient care. Provides for personal
care, comfort, assists with a safe and clean environment, and
maintains equipment and supplies. Assists patients with activities
of daily living and provides for personal care and emotional
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs patient care responsibilities considering needs specific
to the standard of care for patient's age.
Provides patient care that meets the psychosocial and physical
needs of the patient within the CNAs scope of practice.
Assists with patient admissions, discharge and transfers.
Provides ADL's and other general care as necessary throughout the
Answers patients' call lights, anticipates patients' needs and
makes safety rounds of patients.
Transports patients to various departments.
Demonstrates the ability to perform procedures within the CNA scope
of practice per state law.
Takes and records temperature, pulse, respiration, weight, blood
pressure and intake-output.
Reports patient complaint of pain to nurse.
Observes patient's mental and physical conditions, reports any
changes to nurse.
Knowledgeable of sterile techniques and infection control
Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that
optimizes patient safety.
Communicates in a clear and concise manner.
Maintains a good working relationship within the department and
with other departments.
Documentation meets current standards and policies.
Treat patient and families with respect and dignity.
Demonstrates the ability to be flexible, organized and function
under stressful situations.
Manages and operates equipment safely and correctly.
Demonstrates the ability to deal with pressure to meet deadlines,
to be accurate, and to handle constantly changing situations.
Demonstrates the ability to deal with a variety of people, deal
with stressful situations, and handle conflict.
Ability to demonstrate unit specific competency. (See skills
Current CNA certification in the state of Montana.
Community Information: Great Falls has a city population of 60,000,
with a draw of over 275,000 people in north central Montana. We
experience mild winters and enjoy blue skies over 300 days per
year. Great Falls is a wonderful and safe place to raise a family,
with nationally ranked public schools and an average commute of
under 12 minutes, making the quality of life in Great Falls
unsurpassed in the Rocky Mountain West. Additionally, the Missouri
River, a blue-ribbon fly-fishing destination, runs through the
middle of town. Outdoor activities include camping, hiking,
horseback riding, water and snow skiing, rock and ice climbing,
boating, whitewater kayaking, off-road motorsports, upland bird and
waterfowl hunting, and big-game hunting.
Benefis Health System: This is your opportunity to be part of an
exceptional health system in a state that is well known for its
beautiful four seasons and outdoor lifestyle. While enjoying the
last best place, you'll have the added benefit of having access to
Benefis Health System, one of the state's most modern and
progressive healthcare facilities with 500+ beds and over 270
employed medical staff members representing more than 40
specialties. Our state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge
technologies make Benefis an exceptional working environment and
one of the "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare" five years in a
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