Ascension Health CNA Nurse Aide - Certified - $1,200 Sign on Bonus in Amsterdam, New York

We Are Hiring

CNA Nurse Aide - Certified- $1,200 Sign on Bonus Skilled Nursing Facility 004- PT 24 Evenings - Amsterdam Memorial Campus; Wilkinson RHCF - Amsterdam, NY

Why Join Ascension?

This Part-time Evening CNAposition is Eligible for a $1,200 Sign on Bonus

As our Certified Nursing Assistant, you are the “front-line!” You are the one team member who patients remember because you spend many hours of direct care with them!

Every day that you come to work, you improve people’s lives. As our Certified Nursing Assistant, you not only impact the lives of the patients who you touch, but you have an impact on the patient’s entire family! As our CNA, you are the member of the healthcare team who has the most direct contact with our residents.

Why Join the St. Mary’s Wilkinson RHCF Ascension Family?

For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve. So if you’re looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.

We are located on the St. Mary's Hospital Memorial Campus on Route 30 Amsterdam, the Wilkinson Center is the area's most complete long-term care facility. The 160-bed skilled nursing facility offers a full range of services in a caring, residential setting designed to meet the physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs of each resident. The Wilkinson Center is the only nursing home in Montgomery County that has a special wing exclusively for patients with dementia, Alzheimer's disease or other brain disorders.

  • Power of Purpose:For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve.

  • Compensation/Benefits:At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.

  • Culture of Teamwork:We encourage diversity of talent and thought; while offering the support of a multidisciplinary team. We work to build teams that respect each other. A team that respects each other feels good. We are on a mission to help people feel good, patients and associates.

  • Teamwork:Our open, highly collaborative work environment allows associates to identify and share ideas across disciplines so we can all give better care.

What You Will Do

Job Summary:

The Nurse Aide assists with basic patient care activities.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with procedures ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Assists patients with tending to personal care, activities of daily living and transfers/transport.

  • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.

  • Assists with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.

  • Provides for patients psychosocial and spiritual needs & special conditions. Develops & maintains cooperative and therapeutic relationships with residents, families and other staff

  • Initiates patient rounds routinely, responds to patient call lights in a reasonable timeframe & responds to patient safety concerns promptly

  • Accurately measures and documents vital signs and notifies nurse of abnormal results

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • CertifiedNurse Aidecredentialed from theNew York Department of Health - Nurse Aide Registryobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Work Experience:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • Previous experience as a CNA and High School Education or equivalent required.

  • Associate's degree in a related field preferred.

  • Successful completion of certified nurse aide training program.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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