Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence CNA 2 - Center for Medically Fragile Children in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a CNA 2 to the Center for Medically Fragile Children (0.6 FTE, Nights) at the Providence Child Center in Portland, OR

$4000 HIRING BONUS FOR EXTERNAL CANDIDATES!!!

We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant 2 that will perform basic nursing tasks while providing quality care to children and assists them in the activities of daily living under the direction and supervision of a licensed nurse (RN or LPN).

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Understand the purpose of and carries out the child's plan of care

  • Support and carry out the procedures as taught in orientation and outlined in the Policy and Procedure Manual

  • Monitor the child's status throughout the shift. Reports observations of status to appropriate team member and documents in the bedside chart

  • Promote physical maintenance by following the schedule for each child which includes utilizing appropriate positioning equipment, adaptive devices, restraints, communication techniques and activities

  • Review Kardex on an on-going basis for changes in plan of care. Follows any new programs or precautions noted in the Kardex

  • Communicate in a professional manner with other staff members and children's families, directing questions or concerns to the appropriate team member

  • Initiate Unusual Occurrence Reports appropriately

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Coursework/Training: Completion of Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) recognized Acute Care CNA 2 course -OR- CNA 2 coursework: Grandfathered to CNA 2 per OSBN requirements

  • Active and unencumbered license in the state of Oregon as Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • In compliance with the Department of Human Services (DHS), a criminal background check is required for this position

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • One (1) year experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) 2

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 274583

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