Nursing Assistant (Certified) Horizon View Primarily Evenings
Company: Sutter Health
Posted on: May 15, 2022
Position Overview:The new Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital
(SSRRH) is -located in the heart of Northern California's famous
wine country, just 50 miles north of San Francisco and 30 minutes
from the beautiful Pacific Coast. Providing quality health care
services to the residents of Sonoma County for over 130 years,
SSRRH has -118 licensed beds (84 Inpatient, 24 Outpatient & 10
Labor & Delivery) and serves a population of more than 130,000
people. Centers of excellence include: Interventional Cardiology,
Cardiac Surgery, Women's and Children's Services, and Level III
NICU. -The Nursing Assistant (NA) works under the supervision of
the RN or LVN. - The NA is responsible for competent, compassionate
and individualized hygiene and basic nursing care for a group of
patients for which the NA has demonstrated age specific
competencies (e.g., vital signs, hygiene, ADL). The incumbent has
access to Protected Health Information as needed to accomplish the
accountabilities as outlined in this job description. - This
includes access to the patient's medical record. -
- Perform patient care procedures and evaluations for which
competency has been demonstrated.
- Observes and reports, patient response to administered
medication and adverse effects.
- Collects data and reports to RN in a timely manner (e.g., vital
signs, height, weight, intake and output).
- Utilizes equipment and supplies appropriately and
- -Takes and records clinical data. - Observes and reports both
physical and emotional concerns of patient to RN.
- Accurately provides basic nursing care within scope of practice
(e.g., Hygiene, ADL).
- Performs simple procedures (enemas, ted stockings, ace
bandages, ice packs, foley maintenance, mouth suctioning with oral
- Collects non invasive specimens (e.g., urine, sputum).
- Completes assigned tasks in a timely manner within the plan of
careQualifications:Education: - - - - - - - - - High school
graduation or equivalent required. - Certification as - nurse
assistant required. -Experience: - - - - - - - - - Minimum of six
months experience in hospital, nursing school or long term care
facility. - - - - - - - - CPR/BLS within 60 days of hire. - - - - -
- - - Maintain departmental competency based requirements (CBAs)
for Nurse Assistant. -Knowledge: - - - - - - - - - - Communicates
effectively in English (verbal and written). - - - - - - - - Has
effective skills in communication and interpersonal relationships.
- - - - - - - - Has the flexibility to adapt to new and changing
situations. - - - - - - - - Has the ability to think critically and
set priorities. - - - - - - - - Participates as a collaborative
member of the Patient Care Team. -Special Skills/Competencies: - -
- - - - - - - Demonstrates the basic knowledge and skills necessary
to provide age-specific care to patients served. - - - - - - - -
Demonstrates competencies required by department (per initial
orientation and annual review). Working knowledge of established
safety topics (e.g., Infection Control, Electrical Safety,
Disaster) as required by department and organizational
standards.Organization:Sutter Santa Rosa Regional HospitalEmployee
Status: RegularBenefits: YesPosition Status: Non-ExemptUnion:
YesJob Shift: VariableShift Hours:8 Hour ShiftDays of the Week
Scheduled:Varied DaysWeekend Requirements: Every Other
WeekendSchedule: Full TimeHrs Per 2wk Pay Period:80Applications
Accepted:All Applications AcceptedSchedule/Shift: Full Time/
Keywords: Sutter Health, Santa Rosa , Nursing Assistant (Certified) Horizon View Primarily Evenings, Healthcare , Occidental, California
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