Providence Health & Services CNA in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) ( Nursing Float Personnel , Day Shift, 0.9 FTE) to Providence Holy Family Hospital in Spokane, 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:
Documents legibly and accurately on the correct nursing forms.
Performs ongoing observation of the patient’s condition and reports any changes or abnormal findings promptly to the RN.
Monitors pain, provides comfort measures, and reports abnormal findings promptly to the RN.
Considers age, developmental level, body size and preexisting conditions when performing basic activity of daily living care to assigned patients.
Maintains a safe patient and staff environment. (i.e. Correct body mechanics or use of adaptive equipment when transferring patients, ensures drainage tubes are secure/intact).
Monitors the patient in restraints for specified criteria and at specified time intervals and documents correctly on the restraint form.
Provides specified nourishment to the correct patient and promptly notifies the RN of any changes or abnormal findings.
Follows manufacturer’s instructions when using selected equipment, taking into account the patient’s size, preexisting conditions, and age. (i.e. BP cuffs, use of transfer belt).
Uses age appropriate communication techniques with patients and visitors.
When in the attendant role, never leaves the patient alone, and reorients patient frequently.
Completes assignments delegated by RN within specified time frames.
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) licensure
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
Experience in acute hospital setting.
Prior work experience in a hospital
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Holy Family Hospital is a progressive, full service hospital in Spokane, Washington, offering a full range of medical and surgical services as well as specialty support and outpatient services. The hospital primarily serves north Spokane County—the fastest growing area in our region. We are currently licensed for more than 270 beds. As a not-for-profit Catholic hospital, every dollar we earn goes back to the community we serve. Providence Holy Family Hospital received several Five Star safety and excellence awards last year, including Patient Safety, Pulmonary, Respiratory and Critical Care.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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.
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.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 249116