CNA Full Time Nights Med Surg 4 Sinatra
Company: Desert Regional Medical Center
Location: Palm Springs
Posted on: December 31, 2019
Desert Regional Medical Center is a 385 bed acute-care hospital
classified as a stroke receiving center and level 2 trauma facility
with an innovative , patient centered and evidence-based
Rehabilitation Services Department. Our compassionate team provides
a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including acute
care rehabilitation,joint replacement & spinal surgery,
neurosurgery, ICU, Telemetry, step-down care, skilled nursing, as
well as outpatient therapy, hand and lymphedema clinics.
The nursing assistant provides patient care under the direct
supervision of a registered nurse. Access to all Patient Health
Information for treatment purposes only.
DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC DUTIES:
Maintain Nursing Assistant Certification
Provide nursing care for all Med Surg patients.
Provide skin care and hourly rounding to all patients.
Proficient with braces and specialized equipment used by our
The ability to obtains information and interpret information in
terms of the patient s needs.
In the knowledge of growth and development.
In the understanding of the range of treatment needed by these
patients, as appropriate to the ages of the patients served.
Aware of patients individualized plan of care including goals and
Provides information to the charge nurse that assists in the
development and revision of the plan of care.
Carries out teaching activities identified in the treatment plan
under the supervision of the Registered Nurse.
Orients patients to unit.
Reports unsafe conditions to appropriate personnel.
Utilizes universal precautions.
Reports potential crisis situations to the nurse in charge.
Makes patient rounds.
Responds to patients request for assistance (call light) in a
Attends report at the beginning of the shift and assumes
responsibility for assigned groups of patients.
Participates in designated P.I. activities.
Demonstrates guest relations in communication, cooperation, and in
giving assistance to patients, physicians, co-workers and visitors
in a prompt and courteous manner.
Acts as the patients advocate and assure that patient rights are
Organizes and provides care to assigned patients in accordance with
the plan of care.
Identifies patient safety risk issues and provides and maintains
for patient safety.
Organizes and provides care based on priority patient needs and
scheduled activities of patients.
Obtains on admission patients height, weight, and vital signs and
documents these appropriately.
Takes and records vital signs, and patient weights according to
physician orders or unit protocol.
Observes for and documents changes in patient s appearance,
behavior and reports changes to the Registered Nurse.
High School Diploma or GED
Education entry level, vocational training, specialized skills,
certification and/ or experience.
Current California Nursing Assistant Certification (maintain
current at all times).
Ability to work with nursing staff, patients and families.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Ability to work in a dynamic environment.
Current American Heart Association BLS certification (maintain
current at all times).
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Palm Springs, California
Facility: Desert Regional Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
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applicant's or employee's race, color, religion, sex (including
pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status
or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable
accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless
doing so would result in an undue hardship.
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