Providence Health & Services Patient Guide II (CNA) - Providence Forest View (0.6 FTE, Night) in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Patient Guide II to Providence Forest View in Anchorage, AK.
In this position you will:
Provide personal services to patients to maintain and increase the greatest level of functioning, independence, and recovery. These personal services include all activities of daily life.
Promote independence by guiding patients in the Activities of Daily Living (ADL) and encourage patients to participate in their own personal care.
Provide assistance and care in such a way that patients are encouraged to stay active and involved in their own personal care, recovery and health maintenance.
Continually evaluate patient service plans and alert Patient Services Supervisor or Patient Services Coordinator of changes in patient status.
Assist in the orientation of new employees in the department as assigned.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School graduate or the equivalent
Current State of Alaska Certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Ability to satisfy the State of Alaska Licensing, Assisted Living Homes background records and fingerprint check criteria
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Experience in the area of orthopedics
About Providence Forest View
Forest View is a short stay, supportive care facility. License by the State of Alaska as an Assisted Living Home, Forest View is located in Building S of the Providence Health Park on Piper Street. Forest View will provide a supportive, residential environment for clients requiring a variety of home health services for a short period of time. These clients will transition to their own homes, and may continue in-home therapies, prior to transferring to outpatient care. At Forest View, Patient Guides work in coordination with Registered nurses to offer comfort, monitor pain levels, perform vital signs and care for patients, as needed, following the patients plan of care and completes tasks as assigned.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 135002