Ascension Health Nurse Assistant Certified C.N.A. - Float Staffing in Bridgeport, Connecticut
We Are Hiring
Nurse Assistant-Certified - Float Staffing 001 - PRN, Rotating - St Vincent's Medical Center - Bridgeport, CT
Why Join Ascension?
St. Vincent’s Health Services, part of Ascension, operates St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport and a number of other sites of care. Founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1903, St. Vincent’s is a mission-driven organization committed to exceptional healthcare for all with special consideration for the poor and underserved.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health Services-, you will have the opportunity to
Assists with basic patient care activities.
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.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to population specific facilitating timely and individualized care of assigned patients
Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to appropriate patient population
Adheres to organizational safety practices and standards
Other Duties as assigned
Follows safe guidelines and limitations for receiving, transporting, and stocking of intravenous (IV) fluids as related to specified essential job duties. Ensures that intravenous (IV) fluids are kept safe and secure, have not been tampered with and are not expired. Intravenous(IV) fluids are defined as solutions containing 5 % dextrose, 0.9 % sodium chloride or combinations of these two solutions.
What You Will Need
CertifiedNurse Aidecredentialed from theConnecticut Department of Public Healthobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
CertifiedHeart Saver AEDcredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within2 Months (60 days)of hire date or job transfer date.
CertifiedHeart Saver AEDcredentialed from theAmerican Red Crossobtained within2 Months (60 days)of hire date or job transfer date.
HS or Equivalent
High school diploma or equivalent;Graduate of an accredited nursing assistant program
- One year acute care preferred
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