Patient Care Tech CNA, PRN Nursing Administration

Allied Health Professionals Lawrence, Kansas


Description

I. JOB SUMMARY
This position is responsible for providing selected patient care activities working under the direction of an RN.  Must have excellent customer service skills and be a team player.  Recognize changes in patient condition and reports to appropriate person.   Assists in the admission, discharge and transfer of patients.  Responds compassionately to patient requests and call lights in a timely manner.

II. ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Provide direct care in accordance with treatment plans, as directed by the charge nurse, RN or nursing director.
  2. Accompany patients to various treatments throughout the facility.
  3. Complete required documentation accurately and in a timely manner.
  4. Perform and assist with patient lifts, transfers, positioning and ambulation.
  5. Observe report and document questionable patient conditions to the RN on duty.
  6. Assist with patient meals and bathing as directed.
  7. Performs nursing care according to the population served on the unit as referenced in the Administrative, Scope of Services Policy. 
  8. Comply with laws and regulations in maintaining patient information.
III.  JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Required:
  • Current Kansas Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Certification 
  • Current BLS certification
Preferred:
  • Prior patient care experience
IV. BEHAVIORAL EXPECTATIONS (common to all positions)
  • Patient 1st – We consider the patient first in everything we do.
  • Better Together – We are part of the LMH team that works together to achieve excellence.
  • Speak Up – We embrace a transparent culture of open, respectful communication where ideas are valued and solutions are created.
  • Innovate! – We actively explore new ideas and approach change with agility and an open mind.
  • Own It/Solve It – We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and we collaborate for solutions.
  • In Joy – We create a workplace that is both fun and meaningful.

At LMH Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all to apply.  Employment is decided on the basis of experience and qualifications that meet the business need.