Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Mesa, AZ

Description

Location: Mountain Vista Medical Center
Posted Date: 11/9/2020

Certified Nurse Assistant Mountain Vista Medical Center

Position Summary: Provides direct and indirect basic nursing care within the Certified Nursing Assistant's scope of practice under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse

Relationships:

  • Likely interaction with Patients, patient's families, nurses, physicians, other clinical and non-clinical staff, and visitors
  • Committee and meeting participation may include Unit Staff Meetings; other participation as appropriate and required Star Standards
  • Demonstrates support of the Medical Center's mission, values and vision in all actions and interactions with employees, patients, medical staff, guests, and visitors

Service

  • Works to make a positive impression on patients and their guests, other employees, medical staff, and visitorsProtects the privacy and dignity of our patients
  • Shows concern by anticipating patient needs and adapting to their preferencesTeamwork
  • Works well with co-workers & other employees as a team member
  • Contributes to the team concept and maintains positive working relationships
  • Recognizes the dignity of each person and shows respect for one another
  • Works to resolve concerns and complaints promptly and effectivelyAccountability / Attitude
  • Demonstrates kindness through words and actionsMaintains a safe and clean hospital environment
  • Maintains a clean, neat and professional appearance
  • Embraces the change process as an effective tool for personal, professional and organizational growth

Responsiveness

  • Demonstrates responsiveness to the needs of our patients and their guests, other employees, medical staff, and visitors
  • Incorporates rounding into daily practice, as assigned
  • Informs patients and their guests, other employees, medical staff, and visitors about waits, delays and other possible inconveniences
  • Communicates in a caring and appropriate way Nursing Care Delivery
  • Provides basic nursing care to patients within the Certified Nursing Assistant's scope of practice including actions that meet their psychosocial, age specific and physical needs
  • Demonstrates knowledge of basic disease entitiesAssists and provides for all activities of daily living
  • Completes documentation, which reflects current nursing standards, policies and procedures
  • Assists physicians, nurses, and other members of the healthcare team with procedures and performs services requiring technical and manual skills within the CNA scope of practice
  • Manages and operates unit equipment safely and correctly
  • Assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of the registered nurse
  • Demonstrates knowledge of current patient safety goals and MVMC's policies and procedures supporting standards of care Communications
  • Demonstrates positive oral and written communication skills
  • Communicates, in a timely manner, to supervising nurse any patient's needs, concerns, questions, data collection information or observed changes in patient's status and responses
  • Communicates appropriately with patients, their guests, and visitors
  • Communicates and collaborates with other health care team members to provide an interdisciplinary approach to patient's needs and ensure a positive environment
  • Interacts with a high level of professionalism, respect and dignity
  • Maintains patient confidentiality Personal Development and Leadership
  • Participates in the clinical development of self and others by assuming responsibility and accountability for assigned unit activities
  • Demonstrates support for organizational goals for improving patient, staff, and physician satisfaction
  • Participates in the department's continuous quality improvement activities

Requirements

  • Highest level of education, minimum HS Diploma or equivalent.
  • Licensed CNA in the State of Arizona
  • BCLS Certification required
  • Ability to work effectively with computer based charting and other clinical software programs
  • Adaptability to change, organizational skills
  • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled