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Providence CNA - Long-Term Care *0.9 FTE, Variable, $2500 Hiring Bonus* in Seward, Alaska

Description

CNA II - LTC Nursing

The primary role of the CNA II is to provide care to residents living at Seward Mountain Haven. They will protect, sustain, and nurture elders by providing assistance with activities of daily living and other needs as needed or required. The core goal of the CNA's work is to provide assistance in a manner that promotes a quality of life.

Nursing services delivered by the CNA under the scope of their practice are supervised by and report to the licensed nurses in the home and is directly accountable to the Manager LTC Nursing.

The responsibilities of the CNA include care of the elders and their environment, including cooking, laundry, and housekeeping. Working collaboratively with the nurse, the CNA is a member of a self-managed work team and is responsible for coordinating aspects of the teams' work.

The CNA will work cooperatively with peers on the self-managed work team. The team and individual CNA work collaboratively with the Clinical Support Team (CST). The CST directs all matters related to skilled nursing services.

Other duties as assigned and within scope of practice.

Required qualifications:

  • Successful completion of Caring Reliably, Culinary Training, ServSafe, and Dining Assistance within four (4) months of hire

  • Current State of Alaska 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 four (4) months of hire

  • BLS (Basic Life Support) certificate within four (4) months of hire

  • Food Handler’s card within four (4) months of hire

Preferred qualifications:

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

  • Basic computer proficiency

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities

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

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: 103766
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Nursing-Patient Facing
Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Variable
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 1000 AK SMH NURSING
Address: AK Seward 2203 Oak St

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.