September 16, 2016

Certified Nurse Aide - CNA - Medical / Oncology

SCL Health - Wheat Ridge, CO

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  • Company
    SCL Health SCL Health
  • Location
    Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
  • Education
    High School Diploma or GED
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Job Description

Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization.

Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health and hope to our patients.

Fast Facts

* Wheat Ridge, CO (estab. 1905)

* Community-based, acute care hospital, Level III Trauma Center

* 2,100 associates, 900 physicians, 600 volunteers

* 338 beds

Services & Expertise

* 5-Star Birthing Center

* Breast Care Center (NAPBC accredited)

* Bridges Integrative Health & Wellness

* Comprehensive Cancer Center

* Heart & Neurovascular

* Orthopedics

* Primary Stroke Center

* Robotic Surgery

* Senior ER, Behavioral Health & Surgery

* Sleep Center

* Spine Center

* Women & Family Center

Kudos: Lutheran is recognized for quality, safety & patient experience by Truven, the Joint Commission & more!

The Certified Nursing Assistant works under the direction of licensed Nursing personnel to provide quality patient care in accordance with applicable regulations.

* Participate in patient care assessments and assist in development of patient treatment plans.

* Provide direct patient care in accordance with treatment plans, as directed by the Nursing Supervisor/Nurse Manager.

* Demonstrate understanding of and utilize proper infection control policies/practices.

* Accompany patients, as needed, to various activities and functions.

* Complete required documentation accurately and in a timely manner.

* Maintain a clean, safe and secure environment for patients.

* Act in compliance with all corporate, State, Federal and other regulatory standards.

* Attend meetings and in-service sessions, as directed.

* Access continuing education opportunities as appropriate to discipline in order to maintain clinical currency.

* Adhere to facility policies and procedures and participates in facility quality improvement and safety programs.

* Perform other duties, as assigned.

The information above is for summary purposes, and is not intended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions.

* High School diploma or equivalent, required

* Completion of an approved course of Certified Nursing Assistant study, required

* Valid certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant in the State of practice, required

* Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, required

* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, required

* One (1) year of experience in a setting serving the same age/type of patient population served by this facility or department, preferred