CasperRecruiter
the smart solution for Casper jobs

Certified Nursing Assistant-Medical Unit - Nights Full Time

Company: Wyoming Medical Center
Location: Casper
Posted on: April 11, 2019

Job Description:

As a member of the Wyoming Medical Center health care team, the Certified Nursing Assistant will provide quality service in a timely, courteous, and cost-effective manner. The CNA is devoted to providing patient care in a comfortable and safe environment. The CNA will assist patients with activities of daily living, provide basic nursing care to patients, and assist in maintenance of a safe and clean environment. The CNA is responsible and accountable for direct and indirect patient care and for completing delegated tasks following Universal Precautions. Duties& Responsibilities:

  • The employee shall comply with all safety and health standards, and all rules, regulations, and orders which are applicable to the individual's own position, actions, and conduct.
  • Performs duties and responsibilities within the scope of a Certified Nursing Assistant as defined by the Wyoming State Board of Nursing guidelines and Wyoming Medical Center policies and procedures.
  • Performs duties as assigned by RN, charge nurse, coordinator, or manager in a timely manner and within scope of responsibilities. Demonstrates organizational and prioritizing skills in daily routines to ensure appropriate patient flow and accomplishment of tasks.
  • Consistently practices patient safety, including falls prevention and pressure ulcer prevention.
  • Practices patient care according to Joint Commission and OSHA standards and regulatory guidelines.
  • Assists, RN, physician, and other team members with admissions, discharges, transfers, and procedures.
  • Assists patients with activities of daily living.
  • Provides unit orientation for patient and family. Provides education to patient and family as appropriate, including procedural instruction.
  • Accurately obtains and documents vital signs, including weights.
  • Accurately documents patient's intake and output, including fluid restrictions.
  • Assists with patient rounds as assigned.
  • Assists with and performs skin and wound care according to WMC policies and procedures.
  • Participates in shared governance structures appropriate to responsibilities and interests, to improve nursing practice and patient care. Participates in unit staff meetings and committees.
  • Practices aseptic technique.
  • Provides Level One respiratory care.
  • Assists patients with passive range of motion.
  • Recognizes and responds to emergencies in patient status, malfunction of equipment, and daily changes in the schedule.
  • Knows responsibility during Codes and responds appropriately to crisis situations.
  • Follows WMC restraint policy.
  • Practices proper technique in specimen collection, labeling, care, transport, and handling.
  • Follows policy for post-mortem care, including organ donation.
  • Appropriately reports occurrences according to WMC risk management guidelines.
  • Demonstrates flexibility in work assignments with regard to volume-driven schedules.
  • Appropriately utilizes chain of command.
  • Documents according to WMC policies and procedures.
  • Reads and utilizes communication materials.
  • Utilizes basic computer applications.
  • Uses patient care equipment appropriately. Demonstrates proper procedure for decontamination of equipment used for patient care.
  • Processes and stocks linen, supplies, and equipment appropriately.
  • Maintains clean work environment and performs light housekeeping.
  • Performs environmental safety checks.
  • Mentors new staff.
  • Conducts self in a professional manner, using accountable communication to resolve problems in an open, timely manner.
  • Utilizes Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) methodology and tools (FOCUS-PDCA).
  • Maintains high level of patient confidentiality.
  • Utilizes proper body mechanics and follows minimal lift policies and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as required or delegated.

Keywords: Wyoming Medical Center, Casper , Certified Nursing Assistant-Medical Unit - Nights Full Time, Healthcare , Casper, Wyoming

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


JOURNEYMAN HVAC TECHNICIAN Wyoming Medical Ctr
Description: ABM, a leading provider of integrated facility solutions, is looking for an HVAC
Company: ABM Industries
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Physical Therapist PT Jobs
Description: Of all the Healthcare Professional specialties we offer, Physical Therapist are one of the specialties that have the most difference between staffing agencies in job / travel assignment locations and (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Health Insurance Agent - No desk/agency frees, no door-to-door
Description: Health Insurance Agent - No desk/agency frees, no door-to-door On-Demand Health Insurance Agent - work when where you want, free leads through your platform access Contract Health Insurance Agent (more...)
Company: Assurance Wireless
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019


Lab Assoc III - Laboratory - PRN
Description: The Lab Associate III understands and adheres to the standards and practices of quality patient care. He/she is committed to providing accurate and timely results to our customers. She/he is highly motivated (more...)
Company: Wyoming Medical Center
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/24/2019

Hiring Caregiver (Companion or HHA) - No experience required!
Description: We are currently looking to hire experienced and inexperienced caregivers in your area We have multiple open
Company: CareInHomes
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019

RN ER / ED - Emergency Department / Travel Nurse
Description: Travel Emergency Room Nurses Needed Delaware Travel ER / ED RN Nursing Assignments Level I, II III - Adult Pediatric Emergency Departments Researching a Travel Assignment in the state of Delaware (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Nurse Professional Development Specialist
Description: The Nurse Professional Development NPD Specialist possesses a strong knowledge base in teaching and learning theories curriculum design methods for validation of learning research processes and (more...)
Company: Wyoming Medical Center
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Nurse Professional Development Specialist
Description: The Nurse Professional Development NPD Specialist possesses a strong knowledge base in teaching and learning theories curriculum design methods for validation of learning research processes and (more...)
Company: Wyoming Medical Center
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Health Insurance Agent - Answer to no one, free leads, work from home
Description: Health Insurance Agent - Answer to no one, free leads, work from home On-Demand Health Insurance Agent - work when where you want, free leads through your platform access Contract Health Insurance (more...)
Company: Assurance Wireless
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Medical Assistant
Description: Job Purpose: The Medical Assistant performs clinical support services, assists with clerical duties and maintains patient care documentation in medical records. This position is responsible for providing (more...)
Company: e+CancerCare
Location: Casper
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Wyoming jobs by following @recnetWY on Twitter!

Casper RSS job feeds