Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Transitional Care Nursing, Variable Shift, 0.90 FTE) to Transitional Care Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position, you will:
Provide routine care to a specific group of residents in a long term care environment.
Perform basic routine nursing duties/tasks which do not require professional training and education.
Assist residents in all activities of daily living.
Record vital signs, weights, bowel records, meal intake, admission paperwork, and other required documentation.
Report changes observed in residents to the Team Leader.
Perform under the supervision of a licensed nurse (RN or LPN) at all times.
Perform all duties in a manner that respects and supports the family centered care model.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certifcation in the State of Alaska at time of hire
New CNA graduates and candidates that hold a current, unencumbered nurse assistant certification or registration from another U.S. state must obtain the State of Alaska certification within 4 months of employment
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) upon hire
Ability to clearly articulate and communicate ideas verbally and in writing, in English
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
6 months experience as a nurse aide, nursing assistant or private care-giver
Prior experience with Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
About the Transitional Care Neighborhood
The Transitional Care Unit has a total of 52 beds with a variety of health rehabilitation issues (ages 20 and up). This is an exciting, busy unit with constant change, many admits, discharges.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 228099