HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Nurse Assistant CNA Medical Telemetry in Tallahassee, Florida
Capital Regional is a 266-bed acute-care hospital that offers 24/7 Emergency Services in Leon and Gadsden Counties including; a Pediatric ER, Senior Care ER and an Express Care ER. Offerings also include a Bariatric Center, Behavioral Health Center, Cancer Center, Chest Pain Center w/PCI, Comprehensive Breast Center, Family Center, Heart & Vascular Center, Orthopedic Center, Physical Therapy Services, Seniors First, Sleep Center, Stroke Center, Surgical Services, Wound Healing Center, Network-of-Care Affiliated Physician Practices, and more.
POSITION SUMMARY: Provide quality care to patients under the direction of a licensed nurse, in accordance with the philosophy, goals, and objectives of Capital Regional Medical Center.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: * Demonstrates knowledge and application of basic patient care, to include activities of daily living, vital signs and intake and output. * Demonstrates knowledge and respect of patient rights to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality. * Monitors and documents information regarding patient activities, as directed by the Licensed Nurse. * Participate in the unit based Quality Improvement process. * Demonstrates knowledge and respect of patient rights to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality. * Organizes and communicates patient care activities to the patient and to the Registered Nurse. * Communicates, interacts and participates in teamwork on the unit. * Promotes and displays a positive customer oriented demeanor to patients, visitors staff and physicians. * Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, qualify of care or the services delivered. * Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues. * Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient’s care that results in patient harm. * Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements. * Uses Performance Improvement Plan to improve patient safety. * Regular, punctual and dependable attendance. * May have access to the POS room or designated areas to transport, assemble, and stock (inventory) of non-scheduled drugs and biologicals to include but not limited to fluids, sterile water, normal saline, and irrigations. * Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: * High School Diploma or equivalent required LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: * State of Florida Certified Nursing Assistant License * BLS – AHA Healthcare Provider required EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: * Previous patient care experience preferred SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES: * Read and writes Basic English * Knowledge of body substance isolation * Ability to use a computer, typewriter and calculator * Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D. Tobacco Free Campus
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Certified Nurse Assistant CNA Medical Telemetry
Location: Florida-Tallahassee-Capital Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00355-8285