Virginia Mason Medical Center Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)- General Med/Surg in Seattle, Washington
Job Number: 182345
Department: Central Pavilion 14
Hours: 7:00am - 7:30pm
Come join our newest medical/surgical unit which is opening in late 2018. Virginia Mason is seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.) to provide patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. As a Certified Nursing Assistant responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: assisting patients with activities of daily living (bathing, grooming, feeding, basic hygiene); performing basic patient care activities such as vital signs, observation and reporting of signs and symptoms of disease state, posturals, simple dressing changes; assisting in patient mobility such as ambulating, turning, positioning and range of motion exercises; performing EKGs, performing bedside testing such as blood glucose, colon screening, dextrose secretions and specific gravity.
High school diploma or GED required.
Washington State Department of Health Certification as a Nursing Assistant (NA-C), or an LPN
Good oral and written communication skills
Basic computer skills
Experience as a nursing assistant
Able to lift, move or assist patients using proper body mechanics
Able to occasionally lift or push up to 50 lbs. and pull up to 100 lbs.
Preferred: EKG Tech skills.
Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to our Certified Nursing Assistants professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that includes comprehensive compensation and benefits, continuing education and support, and the opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the country, you will find that a career as a Certified Nursing Assistant with Virginia Mason is one worth taking.
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Virginia Mason Medical Center is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Virginia Mason provides healthcare without regard to race, color, religion (creed), sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin (ancestry) or disability. Disability Accommodation: To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Recruiting Offices at 866-422-2275 (voice) or 206-515-5891 (fax). Virginia Mason makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests. Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance as possible.