CNA - Ortho/Med Surg- Full time, Nights
Company: Saint Alphonsus Health System
Posted on: September 16, 2023
Employment Type: Full time Shift: 12 Hour Night Shift
Description: We are seeking a CNA for our Ortho Med/Surg Full-Time
Nights shift to work in Ontario, OR Saint Alphonsus Medical
Utilizes an interpersonal process that focuses on the total
individual. Is supportive of health, life and the quality of life
through the delivery of basic patient care and maintains a safe and
clean environment. Functions as a patient advocate by working with
the patient to reach the ultimate goal of self-care. SKILLS,
KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Required Qualifications:
- Must be certified in the state of assignment as a Nursing
- American Heart Association Basic Life Support for HealthCare
Provider (BLS/HCP) certification required.Preferred Qualifications:
- Knowledge of patient personal care and hygiene.
- Basic knowledge of nursing procedures.
- Solid observational skills.
- Demonstrated knowledge of the principles of growth and
development over the life span and the ability to assess data
reflective of the patients' status and interpret the appropriate
information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative
to his or her age specific needs. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
- Meets Health System's Guiding Behaviors and Caring Standards
including interpersonal communication and professional conduct
- Collaborates with Patient Care Manger/Lead RN to establish
patient care needs and prioritizes activities to meet unit and
- Collects data in partnership with RN, LPN, patient and S.O. in
a courteous, consistent, systematic and continuous manner. Data
will focus on the patient as a whole including the physical,
psychosocial, spiritual, environmental, educational, self-care and
care coordination needs of the patient and the patients support
system. Utilizes theories of growth and development as a part of
collecting patient data.
- Prioritizes and performs direct and/or indirect patient
interventions as assigned by the Case Manager / Lead RN.
- Safely performs technical procedures required by the patient
within scope of practice and within established nursing and medical
- Recognizes / responds to urgent or changing patient needs and
initiates actions to correct, reduce or prevent risk.
- Continually evaluates patient and family responses and
communicates evaluations to the Patient Care Manager / Lead RN. Why
- We are serious about fostering an environment focused on
personal and professional growth and offer opportunities that
empower our colleagues to develop their careers.
- Saint Alphonsus Health System is a four-hospital regional,
non-profit, faith-based, Catholic ministry with over 4,300
associates and a 950+ medical staff which serve 700,000 people in
Idaho and Oregon.
- We are anchored by the only Level II Trauma Center in the
region, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (Boise), providing
the most experienced care to the most critically ill patients.
- Centers of Excellence include: Cardiovascular, Neuroscience,
Oncology, Orthopedics, Trauma & Emergency and Women's & Children's.
Colleagues of Saint Alphonsus Health System enjoy c ompetitive
compensation with a full benefits package and opportunity for
growth throughout SAHS and Trinity Health! Visit to learn more
about the benefits, culture, and career development opportunities
available to you at Saint Alphonsus Health System. Visit Saint
Alphonsus on LinkedIn , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube , and
Twitter ! Saint Alphonsus and Trinity Health are committed to
promoting diversity in its workforce and to providing an inclusive
work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity
and respect. We are committed to recruit and retain a diverse staff
reflective of the communities we serve. Saint Alphonsus and Trinity
Health are equal opportunity employers and prohibit discrimination
against any individual with regard to race, color, religion,
gender, marital status, national origin, age, disability, sexual
orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law. To
review Oregon's Anti-retaliation policy please click on the link:
Non-Discrimination & Non-Retaliation Policies Saint Alphonsus Our
Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion Trinity Health is a family of
115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians
across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our
colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values,
traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the
communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce
positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a
different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these
differences often lead to innovative solutions.Our dedication to
diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and
education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and
accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier
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