PeaceHealth is seeking a CNA1 Protective Care Staff for a Full Time, 0.90 FTE, Day position. Hourly compensation starts at $16.14, more depending on experience.
Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.
****Hiring bonus may be available****
Participates with the nursing care team in providing quality, compassionate patient care.
- Providing one-on-one protective care to patients who are confused and who are at risk of harming themselves or others.
- Working collaboratively with staff nurses and charge nurses to ensure delivery of exceptional patient care within the scope of the CNA I certification.
- May provide transport support to various departments at both campuses. This includes the orderly/transport team at RiverBend.
- Working with staff and charge nurses to meet patient satisfaction targets and unit standards.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- Graduate of a Certified Nursing Assistant Program
- One year experience in an acute care facility preferred.
- Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA1) certificate in the state of Oregon required. Proof of current BLS (Basic Life Support) required within 4 months of hire.
- Successful completion of a hospital approved training program designed to deal with patients who are acting out in a violent manner within 4 months of hire.
- Demonstrates a caring, respectful, and compassionate attitude towards all people.
- Takes responsibility for personal growth.
- Takes initiative to meet the challenges within the environment.
- Oriented toward solutions through collaboration.
RIVERBEND PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:
- Work requires moderate physical exertion to include prolonged periods of standing from 34% to 65% of the time.
- Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs. or less.
- Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation, or sharp instruments; reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more; hazards may include exposure to cleaning chemicals and disinfectants, soiled linens, unknown liquid in trash bags and biohazards (sharps).
- Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 65% of work time).
This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.
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