Certified Nursing Assistant
Company: Palms of Pasadena Hospital
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: July 23, 2019
Description SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
Do you want to bea part of a family and not just another employee?
Are you looking for a workenvironment where diversity and inclusion
thrive? Submit your application todayand find out what it truly
means to be a part of a team.
Our Certified Nursing Assistant teams are acommitted, caring group
of colleagues. We have a passion for creating positivepatient
interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being
ofothers, this could be your next opportunity. We want your
At HCA, you haveoptions. You can choose from a variety of benefits
to create a customizableplan. You have the ability to enroll in
several medical coverage plansincluding vision and dental. You can
even select additional al la cartebenefits to meet all your needs.
Enroll in 401k, flex spending accounts formedial and childcare
needs, and more. We would love to talk to you about thisfantastic
The CNAperforms a variety of delegated basic patient care services
related to commonnursing functions and activities of daily living
under the supervision of theregistered nurse (RN) in a
complementary and assistive role. He/she assists thenursing staff
in providing patient care in accordance to the PCT---s
training,competence and skills, hospital policies and procedures
and the State Board ofNursing rules for delegated nursing tasks to
unlicensed personnel. Consistentlyassists the patient care team
with maintaining a clean, well-organized,adequately stocked and
safe patient care environment.
Under the supervision of the RN, the CNAperforms delegated patient
care activities as directed and ordered inaccordance with one---s
training, competence and skill. Delegated tasks mayinclude:--
- Obtaining vital signs, height and weight, intake and output,
calorie counts, application of ice/heat, and/or simple----
non-sterile dressing changes.
- Safe patient handling: Turning and positioning, use of
specialty beds, patient transfer and use of transfer devices,
ambulation assistance and use of assistive devices, restraint
alternatives, oxygen use and transport, suction use, pre-operative
skin preparation and/or use of sequential compression devices
- Specimen collection to include blood collection for bedside
glucose testing. Correctly labels all lab specimens
- Assists the RN to collect data from patients on admission for
patient processing and assists with patient transfer or discharge
preparations as instructed.
- Assists patients with performing activities of daily living to
include bathing, shaving, oral care, toileting, grooming, changing
linens, providing water, ambulation, assisting with meal delivery
and feeding as directed.
- Performs hourly rounding, consistently uses AIDET when
interacting with patients and answers and responds to call lights
- Provides supports by promoting consistent positive patient
interactions that advance the agenda of unparalleled patient
- CNA certification with the State of Florida
- Basic Cardiac Life Support through the American Heart
- 1+ year(s) of previous PCT experience in a healthcare setting,
- CPI (Crisis Prevention Intervention) training required for
Behavioral Health.--Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a
community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians.
We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding
ER---s, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our
facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care.
Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health---s top 100
best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and
Palms of Pasadena Hospital opened more than forty years ago and has
provided high-quality healthcare services for the people of St.
Petersburg and the surrounding areas ever since. Over the years,
the hospital has expanded to keep pace with community growth. Today
the 307 bed hospital offers a broad range of inpatient and
outpatient services along with specialty programs. Over 350
physicians, 700 employees and 200 volunteers share in the
hospital---s dedication to advanced care, improved technologies and
We are a family 270,000 strong! Our Talent Acquisition team is
reviewing applications immediately. Highly qualified candidates
will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews.
Submit your resume today to join our community of caring!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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