CNA Certified Nursing Assistant
Company: Banner Health
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Primary City/State:Mesa, ArizonaDepartment Name:Rehab
Nursing-HospWork Shift:DayJob Category:Clinical CareHealth care is
constantly changing, and at Banner Health, we are at the front of
that change. We are leading health care to make the experience the
best it can be. We want to change the lives of those in our care -
and the people who choose to take on this challenge. If changing
health care for the better sounds like something you want to be
part of, we want to hear from you.
As the CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant), you will bring your
experience and passion for health care to our Rhodes Rehab team!
You will have the opportunity to build relationships with the goal
of making an impact on our patients at such an important time in
their lives. You will be an active and engaged change agent;
dedicated to the needs of our patients and families. Steadfast to
safe, kind, effective, efficient, evidenced-based and high quality
clinical care, outcome focused and solution oriented.
This is a full time, day shift position, working 3-12 hour shifts
from 5:00a - 5:30p . Enjoy an 18%-night shift differential when you
work a minimum of 2 hours in the night shift "window" which is 7
p.m. to 7 a.m. and a flat rate $1/hour weekend shift
differential.Banner Baywood Medical Center is a 332-bed hospital
serving the health care needs of the dynamic and growing East
Valley communities of metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona. We provide
complete acute care services including cancer, stroke, women's
health, rehabilitation, emergency medicine and surgery. In
addition, our orthopedic unit has earned repeated recognition as
having one of the Top 100 Orthopaedic Programs in the U.S. by The
Health Network and HCIA, Inc.POSITION SUMMARY
This position provides routine patient care to promote patient
comfort and contribute to the overall patient plan of care. This
position is responsible for on-going patient data collection and
documentation in the medical record; provides a variety of unit
support functions which contribute to the overall efficient
operation of the nursing unit/department.
1. Provides assistance in activities of daily living and completes
necessary tasks to promote patient health, including assisting
patients with basic hygiene needs, maintaining an optimum level of
mobility and assisting patients with nutritional intake, as
2. Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs,
input/output and other delegated measurements in accordance with
unit/facility policy and standards of care. Documents objective
data and routine aspects of patient care. Assists in the
transportation of patient specimens.
3. Recognizes and reports abnormalities and/or changes in the
patient's health status and responses to treatment to a licensed
professional. Promotes continuity of care by accurately and
completely communicating to other caregivers the status of patients
for which care is provided.
4. Performs procedures and uses equipment as delegated by a
licensed professional, consistent with demonstrated competencies
and state scope of practice; procedures may include blood draws,
foley catheter removal, EKGs, and EKG monitoring. Provides
necessary supplies, support and assistance to medical staff and
patients for unit specific procedures, under the direct supervision
of a licensed professional.
5. Maintains a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment.
6. May provide general support to the department, including
greeting and assisting patients, visitors, physicians, and
7. This position works under supervision and has responsibility for
assigned unit only. Incumbents work in a fast-paced, sometimes
stressful environment with a strong focus on customer service.
Interacts with staff at all levels throughout the facility, as well
as patients, families and physicians.
High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge.
Current BLS certification is required. Current Certified Nursing
Assistant (CNA) in state of practice is required for new hires and
transfers. In Tucson: Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in
state of practice is required for new hires. Existing Tucson
incumbents may not transfer out of their geographical market
without meeting the CNA requirement.
Requires skills and abilities typically attained with 1 year of
medical clerical experience; preferably in a hospital or physician
office setting, or prior experience in customer service. Must
possess excellent organizational skills, as well as effective human
relations and communication skills. Working knowledge of medical
terminology and computer literacy and keyboarding skills is
required. Must possess excellent organizational skills, as well as
effective human relations and communication skills. Working
knowledge of medical terminology and computer literacy and
keyboarding skills is required. Employees working at Banner
Behavioral Health Hospital, BTMC Behavioral, Banner Home
Care/Hospice or Boswell Skilled Nursing Facility must possess an
Arizona Fingerprint Clearance Card at the time of hire and maintain
the card for the duration of their employment.
Depending on department assignment, receive a minimum passing score
of 85% on ECG or EEG test with accurate identification of all
lethal cardiac dysrhythmias and epileptiform activity is required.
Successful completion of either a unit approved basic
electrocardiogram interpretation course or electroencephalographic
interpretation course, or on the job training is also required.
In Arizona the Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) licensure is
preferred. Recent healthcare experience preferred.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
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