Sep 17, 2020

CNA Restorative Aide - Long Term Care

  • Providence Health & Services
  • Seward, AK 99664, USA

Job Description

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant Restorative (Long Term Care Nursing, Day Shift, 1 FTE) to Seward Mountain Haven in Seward, Alaska. 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:

  • Check in patients and takes vital signs. Assists health care providers in examining room if needed. Sets up special trays and supplies.
  • Accurately documents patient complaint and vitals. Accurately enters data into the computer information systems registering patients in ER.
  • Collaborates to ensure team success. Demonstrates professional interpersonal skills in communications with patients and others. Utilizes available resources.
  • Completes work accurately and timely. Works with team to achieve a wide range of department specific duties and activities to maintain maximum productivity. Is self directed and displays initiative to maintain personal productivity and flexibility.
  • Actively participates in Q.I. program by identifying opportunities, and recommending solutions. Maintains knowledge of all regulatory requirements and guidelines.
  • Performs competencies as identifies by the Competency Focused System process.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Successful completion of a state-approved nursing assistant course.
  • Must be able to use an alphabetic and numeric records filling process.
  • Computer keyboarding skills of 10 wpm.
  • Current State of Alaska Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification
  • New CNA graduates and candidates that hold a current, unencumbered nurse assistant certification or registration from another U.S. state must obtain the State of Alaska certification within 4 months of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 6 months experience as a nurse aide, nursing assistant or personal care attendant in long term care or hospital

About Mountain Haven

Providence Mountain Haven is the first Green House® home in Alaska, which is includes 4-lodges, each with 10-Elders. Teams are self-managed, have consistent staffing, and have strong patient to caregiver ratio. Caregivers typically have 5:1 patient ratio and work 12-hour shifts. Nestled against Iron Mountain, in Seward, AK, it is a great home for Elders to live out their later years! http://alaska.providence.org/locations/psmh/Pages/default.aspx

About Providence Seward Medical Center

Providence Seward Medical and Care Center is a 6-bed critical access hospital and 40-bed long term care facility providing quality health care to residents and visitors. Our team of physicians, nurses, and support staff deliver compassionate, quality care to all patients. We care for the patients ranging from infants to the elderly with services including, primary care, emergency, inpatient, swing bed, lab, radiology, therapies and nursing home care.

Located only 125 miles south of Anchorage on Resurrection Bay, Seward offers a small community feel and access to a multitude of world class outdoor activities such as kayaking, fishing and hiking.

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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Alaska-Seward

Req ID: 257140