Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 11:37 PM
Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 21,000 of the most talented hearts and minds in medicine.
Through Centura Healths 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician clinics, Flight for Life(r) Colorado, home care and hospice services, we offer a diverse range of work settings in a Colorado or Kansas community you will love to call home.
Enjoy amazing people, competitive pay, some of the best benefits in the industry and plenty of opportunity for professional growth and development.
If youre ready to discover the difference of working for a fully:integrated health system with a non:profit, faith:based mission to care, we look forward to receiving your application.
Job Description/Job Posting ID:
Recruiter Contact: Tiffany Hoover : : Full Time
Performs direct and indirect care in collaboration with team leaders including, but not limited to LPNs, RNs, Charge Nurse, Adult Day Program, Assisted Living and Home Health services.
Minimum Education Requirements
:High School diploma/GED or equivalent work experience in a relevant field (3 yrs +)
:Graduate of accredited certification course
Minimum Experience Requirements
:Previous experience working in a senior community preferred.
:CO Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
:Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) required, Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association required for facilities with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) preferred for facilities without an AED.
Position Duties (Essential Functions)
Direct Care : 60
:Provides care as assigned in a manner which ensures resident/patient comfort and safety according to policies and procedures.
:Duties may include, but are not limited to assisting with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs), lifting, transferring, vital signs, weight, peri:care, dressing, reminders for meals, toileting, assisting with activities, appointments, etc. according to each facilitys guidelines.
Collaboration : 20
:Reports status changes to charge nurse (or program leader) accurately and in a timely manner.
:Must be able to assist in orienting new CNAs and agency CNAs.
:Must keep current with information pertaining to the job by attending in:services, staff meetings, and special committees as assigned.
Informatics/Technology : 20
:Adapts to rapidly changing technology as evidenced by competency in technology and equipment used in the patient/resident care setting.
:Thorough and confidential maintenance of patient/resident charts and records.
:Document ongoing status, interventions, patient/resident response and outcomes in an accurate and timely manner.
:Use information technology to communicate, manage knowledge, mitigate error, and support decision:making.
:Medium Work : exert/lift up to 50 lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs constantly.
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014:
Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy doesnot apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014
. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
• Location: canon city, Colorado Springs
• Post ID: 51471857 coloradosprings