Job: CNA - Hospice Full Time Days - Pierce County

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Job Description

CNA - Hospice Full Time Days - Pierce County

Schedule

-Full-time
Job-Allied Health
Daily Schedule-800 am - 430 pm
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period-80
Weekends Required -None
Primary Location-WASHINGTON-UNIVERSITY PLACE-SJMC HOSPICE & LTC PHARMACY

CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits.  We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach - physical, emotional, and spiritual - is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

Job Summary:

This job is responsible for assisting in the delivery of non-professional nursing care, under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) in a defined care team and in accordance with scope of practice, for the Franciscan Health System (FHS).  An incumbent performs the basic aspects of general patient care where the services of a registered or licensed practical nurse are not required.  Employees assist medical/nursing staff in the examination, treatment and care of patients, including the transport of patients and equipment and assisting in the admission, transfer and discharge of patients.  

Tasks are assigned by nursing staff in clear, detailed and specific instructions.  Employees work as instructed and seek guidance on matters not specifically covered in the original instructions.  Work is reviewed through progress checks for accuracy, adequacy and adherence to standards, instructions and established procedures. 

Incumbent must have access to a reliable vehicle, a current Washington State driver’s license and proof of liability car insurance.

Job Requirments:

  • Completion of an accredited Nursing Assistant program (or military medical specialty training). 
  • Six months related work experience preferred
  • Current certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant by the Washington State Nursing Commission.
  • Current healthcare provider BLS certification.
  • Current Department of Health Food Handler’s permit issued by the State of Washington.

Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic.

CHICB

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers. EEO Employers F/M/Vet/Disabled

Requisition Number

-2016-R0064266