Providence Health & Services CNA - Activities in Chewelah, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Activities to Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chewelah, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Report to the Activity Coordinator regarding activity related issues and report to the Charge Nurse, Nursing Supervisor or DNS regarding nursing issues.

  • Take and record vital signs.

  • Demonstrate sensitivity to client’s emotional, social, and mental health needs.

  • Assist client with bathing, mouth care and skin care.

  • Specialize care of client at end of life. Perform postmortem care procedures.

  • Provide training in, and the opportunity for, self care according to clients’ capabilities.

  • Position, lift, transfer, wheel, ambulate client per plan of care. Consistently uses gait belt.

  • Complete assigned quarterly and prn documentation of observations made regarding residents’ ability to follow the care plan and functional abilities.

  • Assist with various groups who visit or entertain residents.

  • Serve a member of the Volunteer Steering Committee to promote volunteerism at St. Joseph’s Hospital.

  • Maintain inventory and organization of activities equipment and supplies in storage areas.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completed an approved Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) course

  • Currently certified in Washington State

  • Maintains a current Food Handlers Permit

  • May be presently enrolled in an approved course and perform skills successfully checked off in the clinical setting by the course instructor

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year as a CNA in geriatrics or activity volunteer for six (6) months is preferred

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chewelah, Washington, offers full-service acute care, skilled health care professionals and the latest in medical technology to the residents of Stevens County.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Washington-Chewelah

Req ID: 196890